Don't forget to secure your membership before applying for GTÖ grants

Please note: Due to restrictions imposed by the current COVID-pandemic we regret that we have to suspend the grant program until next year. Please check announcements on our web site and in our news letter

Information regarding travel grants:

For any questions regarding the travel grants, please contact:

Nina Farwig
e-mail:  farwig (at)

Information regarding student research grants:

For any questions regarding the student research grants, please contact:

Vojtech Novotny

e-mail:  gto.student.grants (at)

For any questions regarding your membership status, please contact:

Simone Pfeiffer
e-mail:  treasurer (at)

Grant Opportunities offered through the Society for Tropical Ecology

Travel Grants

The Society for Tropical Ecology provides travel grants of up to €200 to participants of our annual meetings. These grants are aimed to support participants in need of securing their travel cost. Eligible are students who are members of the Society for Tropical Ecology (B.Sc., M.Sc. or PhD), be the first author of a conference contribution (poster or talk) and will be personally present at the venue. Read more ... 

Student Research Grant Program

The Society for Tropical Ecology supports innovative ecological research in tropical ecosystems that is part of  M.Sc. or Ph.D. dissertation projects. Grants of up to €1,000 are awarded with the aim to expand and improve particularly promising research. Read more ... 

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