Educational Travel Grants

EHA wants to facilitate participation in the Annual Congress for hematologists, researchers and practitioners from lower and middle-income countries. We especially want to encourage individuals who demonstrate a high degree of motivation towards participating in the EHA Congress because of the anticipated benefits to their career or to hematology in their country. A substantial number of Educational Travel Grants will be awarded this year, consisting of a complimentary registration for the EHA2024 Hybrid Congress and €1000 to support physical attendance. The deadline to submit an application is March 8, 2024 (23:59 CET).

The applicants will be informed by March 22, 2024 about the selection. Please read the application criteria and guidelines carefully.

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Application criteria

Applicants wishing to be considered for a grant should:

  • Be 45 years or younger,
  • Be a citizen of and currently live in a low-income or lower-middle income country according to the World Bank for fiscal year 2024, see full list here,
  • Have a strong motivation to attend the EHA Congress,
  • Not have other funding possibilities,
  • Have permission from your employer/institute to participate in the full EHA2024 Hybrid Congress, and
  • Have not been awarded an Educational Travel / Participation Grant between 2019 & 2023.

Please note, the Educational Participation Grant will be awarded once to an individual and is non-transferable to other persons or congresses/meetings.

How to apply for a participation grant & timeline

Applications will only be accepted when submitted through the dedicated form.

The applicant should meet the application criteria, indicated above.


  • Application open on January 29, 2024
  • Application deadline on March 8, 2024 (23:59 CET)
  • Notification to applicants by March 22, 2024



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