ICME-12 News

Grants for delegates from non-affluent countries


One of the aims of the ICME congresses is to have a balanced representation from all over the world among the presenters as well as among the general participants.

In order to achieve this goal ICMI has instigated a general policy of forming a solidarity fund established by setting aside 10% of the registration fees for grants. These grants assist delegates from non-affluent countries to attend the ICMEs.

An autonomous and anonymous Grants Committee, appointed by the ICMI Executive Committee, will distribute the funds amongst the successful applicants.

Priority will be given to applicants from non-affluent countries who contribute to the scientific program and to participants who are expected to be the only representative from their part of the world.

Grants will be given as partial support to registration fee, accommodation, meals and/or travel costs. All potential applicants are advised to apply for funding from other sources as well

Application for an ICME-12 grant

Participants who consider themselves eligible for an ICME-12 grant are encouraged to send a grant application to the Grants Committee, if access to the Internet is available.

Applications should be sent as soon as possible and so that they are received no later than February 15, 2012.

Professor Hyun Yong Shin

Chair of LOC of the ICME-12

Department of Mathematics Education

Korea National University of Education

Cheong-Won, Chungbuk,


Detailed information and a form for application will be available soon here.

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