FIMSA Travel Awards

The JSI will provide travel awards to young researchers who submit an abstract for Workshop from Asia-Oceania region outside of Japan to the 45th Annual Scientific Meeting in Okinawa (December 5-7, 2016). The application deadline is August 5, 2016.


Each awardee will receive 100,000 JPY for travel support, be free of registration and have an opportunity to give a presentation at the meeting.


Young immunologists, such as graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, are eligible to apply for travel awards to participate in this meeting.
Please note that eligibility for submission of the abstract to the 45th Annual Meeting of JSI.
Also please note that no eligibility for the past awardees.


The organizing committee of the meeting will select up to 20 awardees from abstracts submitted for the awards, and awardees will be notified by e-mail no later than September 7, 2016.

Documents required for application

  1. Name, postal address, e-mail address and curriculum vitae of the applicant.
  2. Copy of Notification for abstract submission via e-mail.
  3. Up to five relevant publications by the applicant.
  4. A recommendation letter from applicant's supervisor.

The set of the documents should be sent by postal mail to the Conference Secretariat of the 45th Annual Meeting of JSI as shown below, before August 5, 2016.

Secretariat for the 45th Annual Meeting of JSI

2nd Floor, Harashima-Misaki-cho Bldg.,
3-6-2 Misakai-cho,
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0061, JAPAN
TEL: +81-3-3511-9795 FAX: +81-3-3511-9788