Call for Application: Emeritus Travel Grants for NIR-2023

The ICNIRS may provide a maximum of two Emeritus Grants, to assist eligible senior scientists, who have retired from full-time paid employment, to attend the NIR-2023 Conference and act as mentors to young scientists, providing research advice in a designated and closed conference session.

 As the conference is virtual, no Emeritus Travel Grants is planned for NIR-2021.

To apply for an ICNIRS Emeritus travel grant for NIR-2023 please submit:

  • a resume
  • a BRIEF outline of current and past NIR research and/or development
  • a detailed budget including total estimated costs of attending the conference, the amount(s) and source(s) of already secured or promised funding and the specific amount requested from ICNIRS
  • a brief outline on how you will organise and contribute the designated and closed conference session , according to your knowledge about traditional time-table at ICNIRS Conferences

Applications must be sent by e-mail to and be received NO LATER THAN 1 May 2023. Late application will not be considered.

Applications shall be sent to:

Peter Tillmann,

Treasurer, ICNIRS

VDLUFA Qualitaetssicherung NIRS GmbH
Teichstr. 35
34130 Kassel

Office:     +49-5 61-9 79 67 50

Mobile:     +49-1 77-2 42 29 48

Updated : 3 March 2023