Apply for one of our bursaries to attend CTLS2020!

The CTLS association will provide up to 8 travel bursaries (500 Euros each) to attend CTLS2020 congress taking place from the 29th of June to the 2nd of July, at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon, Portugal.

Priority will be given to technical staff (non-facility managers) and early career researchers (e.g. PhD students or early career core scientists).

Applicants should enclose (in a single PDF format): 1) A CV (2 pages maximum) 2) The abstract of your oral/poster presentation 3) A one page letter of motivation indicating why you want to participate in the CTLS2020 congress, what will be the benefits for you and your core/infrastructure/laboratory, and what is your budget request (specifying amounts for registration, travel, accommodation, and meals).

Applications should be sent by e-mail to

The deadline for applications is April 30, 2020 (closing date for CTLS2020 abstract submissions).

The Board of Directors of the CTLS Association will evaluate the applications based on scientific and motivation criteria, aiming for gender, geographical and thematic balance.