The 13th African Small Mammal Symposium (ASMS)

September 16-21, 2019

Mekelle University, Mekelle, Tigray, Ethiopia

Financial support

Support African students and researchers

Because the African small mammals should be studied by African researchers and students, people from African countries are encouraged to apply for travel support. A limited number of stipends covering costs associated with the attendance of the meeting fully or partially are available.

If you are interested in obtaining financial support, please forward by e-mail to

  • CV
  • 1 reference
  • Motivation letter
  • Demonstration of attempts to obtain alternative funding
  • List of expenditures (in USD) you wish to get funded
  • List of expenditures (in USD) self-funded
  • Abstract of your oral presentation(s)

until 31 March 2019.

A single PDF file containing all documents is preferred. Incomplete applications will be returned. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

The conference committee will announce its decision to the applicants before 30 June 2019.