Grants

Open year round to IPEM Members

We offer funding in the form of travel grants to IPEM members for the advancement of their personal and professional development. 

IPEM provides a range of travel grants for members who may wish to attend a conference, or have a placement at an international centre to develop their skills. 

These grants are open year round for application, see below for further details about the types of grants we offer, and how you can apply.

Conference and Course Grant

Conference Audience

This grant provides funds for attendance at a conference or course, relevant to your area of expertise. Grants are available for UK and international conferences.

It is expected that the applicant's host department will provide matched funding. 

Applicants can apply for up to £600 and Full Members or Fellows are eligible to apply.

Full information can be found here.

Student and Trainee Travel Grant

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This grant provides funds for attendance at a conference or course, specifically for trainees.

Eligible applicants are postgraduate students in Physics or Engineering applied to Medicine and Biology and/or healthcare and industrial trainees, including technologist trainees and apprentices.

These grants are available for UK and international conferences that are relevant to your area of expertise.

It is expected that the applicant's host department will provide matched funding. 

Applicants can apply for up to £300.

Full information can be found here.

International Centre Travel Grant

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This grant provides funds for visits to international centres to bring relevant expertise to the UK, or to establish a new research collaboration. 

Using this grant, you could help share your expertise with colleagues in low-middle income countries. Or, you could visit a state-of-the-art research centre and bring back valuable knowledge to your own department. 

Applicants can apply for up to £3000 and Full Members or Fellows are eligible to apply.

Full information can be found here.