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At APF, we provide grants for pulmonary fibrosis researchers to attend conferences so that they can learn, collaborate and network with international partners.

Aims of our travel grant programme

We aim to support researchers working towards finding a cure. APF provides young researchers the chance to develop their knowledge and strengthen their skills.

We currently provide travel grants for the following conferences:

Interested in applying?

European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress

7th - 9th September 2020 (Virtual)

We are now taking applications. Please note the grants cover the attendance registration to this conference. (Virtual event due to Covid-19)

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Successful applicants will be asked to write a report of their experiences for publication on our website.

Reports by previous recipients

The following reports were written by previous recipients of travel subsidy grants (PDF and Word documents).

American Thoracic Society International Conference

European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress

International Colloquium on Lung and Airway Fibrosis (ICLAF)