Travel Grant Application for ECerS 2022 Summer School in Krakow

Eligible students can use the application below to apply for $1,000 in travel support from the Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation (CGIF).


The European Ceramic Society (ECerS) will host their 2022 summer school in Krakow, Poland on July 8 and 9. This year, the topic will be “Fundamentals and Advanced Technologies of Sintering.” The summer school will be organized prior to the Ceramics in Europe conference that will be held in Krakow in July.

The ECerS Summer School in Krakow will consist of 10 modules given by internationally renowned teachers who are experts in the field. They will welcome 50 to 70 young researchers from research and industrial fields around the world to attend the summer school.

The Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation (CGIF) is offering $1,000 in travel support to selected undergraduate, graduate, and Ph.D. students from non-European based universities. To be eligible for consideration, applicants must be members of The American Ceramic Society, Material Advantage, Keramos, or the Global Graduate Researcher Network.

Students wishing to apply for financial assistance are strongly encouraged to first secure support from their home institutions for the experience. To determine support eligibility, students must submit the following:

  1. A completed application (see below).
  2. Attach a brief letter of recommendation from a faculty member.

The travel grant application deadline is Monday, May 9th, 2022.

Applicants will be notified by Monday, May 16th, 2022.

To register for the summer school or for additional information, please visit ECerS 2022 Summer School website.

Travel Grant Application for ECerS 2022 Summer School in Krakow

For students to apply for $1,000 in travel support for ECerS Summer School in Krakow

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Student's name*

Student's email*


Student's address*

Student type*
Membership type*

Note: Must be from a non-European based University or Institution



Please use the space to describe the relevance of this summer school to your field of study and career ambitions. Responses should be between 250 to 400 words.

Please use the space to outline the budget for your travel. How will you use the requested funding? Are you receiving funding from any other source? Use of bullet points are okay to use here.

Please upload a brief letter of recommendation from a faculty member. PDF is the only accepted file type.
Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 50 MB.

This section is optional. If you'd like the committee to know anything else about you or your application, please use the space provided.