Travel Grants Applications
The Conference Secretariat is offering a limited number of travel grants to potential conference delegates who would not otherwise be able to attend. Travel grants will be awarded in the following forms:
Full Travel Grants: covering registration, economy class transportation, hotel accommodation in a hotel rated 3-stars or above and gala dinner fee)
Partial Travel Grants: covering registration and one additional conference expense (economy class transportation, hotel accommodation in a hotel rated 3-stars or above or gala dinner fee).
Selection Criteria: Travel Grants are issued only to applicants who:
Are breast cancer survivors
Reside in a developing country
Have never previously been awarded a travel grant to attend an RRI Conference
Work in their home country as a breast cancer volunteer/advocate
Demonstrate that they will take what they learn from the Conference back to their own country to benefit other patients and volunteers/advocates there
Certify that neither they nor any group, program, or organization with which they are involved can cover the costs
Certify that they are sufficiently proficient in English to contribute to and benefit from an English-language Conference.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Submission of an abstract that has been accepted will be looked upon favorably.
Click here for a downloadable version of the Travel Grant Application.
Applications must be submitted by email no later than 28 February 2019 to:
Conference Secretariat of the 19th Reach to Recovery International Breast Cancer Support Conference at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please use the subject line: TRAVEL GRANTS/Application for Sponsorship