EDC Registration Grants

Symposium Registration Awards for Students From Economically Developing Countries 

FBG is pleased to announce awards to support students from Economically Developing Countries (EDC)* to attend the virtual Footwear Biomechanics Symposium 2021.

The awards are funded by the Swedish Research Council for Sport Science and will support conference registration for students presenting their work at FBS2021. Awards will be made on a competitive basis.

FBS 2021 Student Registration Awards Eligibility and Requirements

· The applicant must be a student member of the Footwear Biomechanics Group

· The applicant must be first author and presenter of a paper submitted to FBS 2021

· Recipients must agree to submit a brief symposium report for publication on the FBG website

· Applicants will only be offered a FBG award or an ISB student grant. Students may apply separately for both, but only one will be awarded.

To apply, please use the electronic application form (here)**  and submit this to awards@footwearbiomechanics.org by April 30th, 2021. 

*See link for EDC definitions: https://isbweb.org/activities/economically-developing-countries

** To download the application, right click and select open in new tab