Financial Support

  • APPLICATIONS FOR THE FINANCIAL SUPPORT ARE CLOSED.

    The results of the requests for financial support will be released in the following periods:

    From Feb. 10 to Feb. 29 – Applicants from Africa, Asia, Central and South America (except from Brazil)
    From Mar. 01 to Mar. 31 – Applicants from Africa and South America (including Brazil: north, northeast, mid-west and south regions)
    From Apr. 01 to Apr. 30 – Applicants from Brazil (southeast region)

    Financial support will be provided to students and early career scientists complying with the following conditions:

    1. Undergraduate or graduate (Master or Ph.D) students enrolled in a Brazilian institution and travelling from a location within Brazil.

    2. Early career (under 35 y/o) scientists affiliated to institutions in and travelling from a developing country.

    3. Only applicants who are first authors of a poster or oral presentation at the symposium are eligible for receiving financial support.

    4. Before submitting the request for financial support the applicants must submit an abstract.

    5.The types of grants available at this moment are the following:

    Accommodation (Guest House): The Valeparaibana Teaching Foundation (FVE), through the Office of Research and Graduate Studies, will provide support for lodging in the Guest House located inside the university campus. A limited number of students will be granted with accommodations at a very reduced price. 

    Information about the shared rooms available in the Guest House can be found at the following link:  

    https://www.univap.br/universidade/nossos-diferenciais/infraestrutura/casa-de-hospedes.html

    Transportation, Lodging and Meals: The Brazilian Association of Space Geophysics and Aeronomy (SBGEA), the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) and the International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy (IAGA) will grant to a limited number of applicants, travel support which may include airfare/ground transportation, lodging, and/or meals.

    6. To apply for the financial support, you will need to download and complete the application form below. The filled form must be sent by e-mail to sbgea2020@univap.br with the following subject: “Request for Financial Support”. The application deadline is February 02, 2020.