DGfZ Travel Grants

For active participation of young scientists

The German Society for Cytometry (DGfZ e.V.) supports the active participation of young scientists in scientific meetings in the field of cytometry with individual funding to cover parts of the travel expenses, in the amount of commonly 200 EUR for national and 400 EUR for international meetings. The Society is not obliged to give reasons for awarding or not awarding a travel support. The Society also reserves the right to change the amount of the award.


Master, PhD, and MD students as well as junior postdocs can apply for the DGfZ Travel Award.

Submission and nomination

Cover letter, CV, the applicants` abstract, and the meeting program shall be submitted by email in a single PDF file to the acting president with the subject line „DGfZ travel support“. Applications will be reviewed by the council of the DGfZ e.V. Eligible candidates will be nominated on a first come – first serve principle and will be informed within commonly 4 weeks after submission.


Funding will be provided electronically as reimbursement after the conference upon submission of the original receipts to the treasurer of the DGfZ e.V.:

Christian von Rein
Leibniz-Institut für Nutztierbiologie (FBN)
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf 

Email: rein@fbn-dummerstorf.de
The original receipts will be returned only if requested.

The Society appreciates the winner’s attitude to support the aims of the German Society for Cytometry. The support by DGfZ Travel Award has to be acknowledgement in all oral and poster presentation. The DGfZ office will provide a high-resolution logo. Please email: dgfz-meeting@drfz.de

For further questions, please contact
Dr. Henrik Mei
Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum Berlin
Ein Institut der Leibniz-Gemeinschaft
Charitéplatz 1
10117 Berlin