International Travel and Subsistence Grants

A fund has been established through the Houghton Trust to provide grants for young research workers aged 35 or under, on avian diseases of any nationality for undertaking the following, in countries other than their own:

  • Attendance and participation in scientific meetings
  • Short visits to appropriate laboratories for discussions and/or learning specific techniques (maximum duration 14 days)
  • Attendance at appropriate training courses (not exceeding 14 days)
  • It is an absolute requirement that the grant will be used in furtherance of research on avian diseases
  • Grants will be awarded in full or in part
  • Applications must be made using the Houghton Trust Application Form or via the Houghton Trust website
  • Applications must be received by the secretary by 15th February, 15th June or 15th November each year

WVPA bursary application form

Applications for financial support to attend the XXth WVPA Congress has now closed.  Thank you to all who applied.