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National Fellowship for attending the annual ESHG conference

Latvian Association of Human Genetics offers the National Fellowship to young investigators for attending the annual ESHG conference in Milan, Italy, June 16-19, 2018.

The fellowship covers registration fee (including social events and lunches), accommodation and travel support up to a maximum amount of EUR 600.

The applicant should comply with the following criteria:

  1. She/he should be a member of the national society.
  2. She/he should have shown excellence in the field of human genetics, and/or have given a good presentation/poster at the latest national meeting.
  3. She/he should not be over 35 years of age.
  4. She/he cannot receive more than one fellowship in consecutive years.
  5. She/he should be the first author of the abstract submitted for the annual ESHG conference 2018.
  6. Additional criteria – the holder of the National Fellowship is not allowed to be simultaneously  awarded by the Fellowship for European Countries (if the candidate for the National Fellowship is assigned for an ESHG Fellowship for European Countries, LAHG retains the right to nominate the next most appropriate candidate).


An application for the fellowship must be submitted electronically to 
until February 19, 2018, together with the following documents:
1.      Abstract submitted for the ESHG conference 2018
2.      Curriculum Vitae
3.      Letter of motivation
The results will be announced immediately after the ESHG announces its fellowship holders.

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