A number of ISC Young Investigator Travel Awards (YITA) will be given to applicants under the age of 35 attending the 30th ICC. This award will be made for research based on scientific merit presented at the Congress. All eligible young investigators who are submitting abstracts are encouraged to apply. 


The award will cover the cheapest airfare to Taiwan and accommodation at a reasonable hotel as well as free registration. Priority will be given to applicants from low resource countries.

Nomination procedure

Applications are invited from members of ISAC Member Societies who are under the age of 35 at the time of the Congress. Applicant must be the presenting author.  Once you have submitted your abstract for the 30th ICC, please provide the following:

• A letter of application
• A copy of your abstract(s) and abstract number(s)
• Proof of membership status; letter or email from Member Society President/Secretariat
• A short CV
• A copy of your passport

The above should be sent electronically to the ISAC Secretariat (secretariat@ischemo.org). The application deadline is 29th June 2017. Successful applicants will be notified as soon after the deadline as possible.

2015 Awardees