Travel Grant

Travel Grants

WCEH 2020 World Congress is proud to announce that there are various travel grants available. The grants aim to especially support attendees with limited travel resources and attendees from developing countries as the organising committee recognises that sometimes it is hard for students to find funding to attend conferences. We also know that you make an invaluable contribution to our conference, and we would like to have as many of you joining us at the WCEH 2020 World Congress as possible.


To apply for the travel grant, please read through the criteria and application steps below.

Travel Grant Criteria:-
1. Applicant should be Environmental Health Professionals, academia, researchers, policy makers or practitioners.

2. Below 40 years old as of 31 December 2019.

3. Applicant must submit at least 1 abstract and be accepted as Oral or Poster Presentation.

4. Applicant must be from developing country.

**Kindly refer the list here.

Successful Candidate will entitle for:-
1. Shared accommodation for 3 nights at the selected hotel.

2. Complimentary Full Conference Registration. (Includes conference collaterals and meals during conference)

3. Tour to local institution (Subject to changes by the organiser)

  • All applications will be evaluated by a special review committee based on abstract review scores and financial needs.
  • Submit the following:  (Updated Curriculum Vitae (CV)), (Letter from Head of Department of your institution confirming your position in the department.), (Photocopy of the front page of your passport.)
  • Application needs to be completed by 28th February 2020 online. Offline application is not accepted.


Applicants who have received other source of funding for WCEH 2020 will not be eligible for this grant. If an applicant received an offer from other sources of funding after the application of this grant, the applicant must write in to the secretariat to withdraw from the grant application so that the opportunity can be given to other candidates.