The congress organizers are actively seeking economic support to offer scholarships to those soliciting financial assistance for attending the congress.

At this time, thanks to the participating entities detailed below, congress is able to offer scholarships for registration fees, travel and lodging costs in the congress attendance.

    Sociedad Española de Nutrición Comunitaria - SENC      
3        1000 € each       
   Fundación Investigación Nutricional - FIN
3        1000 € each
   Academia Española de Nutrición- AEN
6          850 € each

Scholarships will be awarded to those interested in applying for them. Take also into account that you must be registered at the congress in order to receive it. All scholarships will be reimbursed on site at Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Congress.

Those interested in applying for scholarships should complete the following procedure before August 31st:

Please note, if you want to apply for some scholarship you must send the information in English, but if you only want to apply for the scholarships offered by SENC, you can send the information required in Spanish. 

1. Have submitted an abstract to be presented in the Congress on the web site.
2. Send a letter highlighting the reasons for soliciting the scholarship.
3. Include your curriculum vitae
4. Send a recommendation letter by your institution, addressed to the Congress President, highlighting the importance of your attendance of the Congress.
All this information* may be sent before August 31st to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Applications will be reviewed by a specific committee and will be evaluated according to: completeness of the application, country of residence- preference given to middle or low income countries, as well as the quality and relevance of the submitted abstract.


The results of the selection process will be notified via email before September 19 th, 2014.

In case that more funds are obtained for new scholarships, these will be announced in this Web section. New scholarships would be granted based on all previously received applications. It will not be necessary to submit a new application if more funding is received.

The Congress Organizing Committee applauds the initiative taken on by SENC, FIN and AEN, and encourages other entities, institutions, governments, companies, etc. to follow this example by contributing with new scholarships that will facilitate Congress attendance for those coming from middle or low income countries.

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