Welcome to the ICD Congress 2020 Grant Page

All Congress grants made available will be placed on this page with application details.


IUNS Grant Applications - Applicants have been notified of outcome as of Friday, 13 March 2020


Grants currently available:


IUNS GRANT to attend ICD 2020

Application Date:  From 26 September 2019 | Closing Date: 28 February 2020 | Outcome Advised: 13 March 2020


Application Criteria:

- Applicant must submit an abstract (Oral or Poster) for ICD 2020 (closing date 15 October 2019)

- South African delegates must be ADSA or NSSA members

(Proof of membership will be required for 2019 and 2020 membership)

- Application must be done online -


Who Qualifies?

The abstract must be accepted as part of the congress scientific programme

Abstract submitters will be notified mid to late March 2020). 


There are 6 Grants available, 2 per category:

- Any African Delegate with a submitted abstract (oral or poster).

- Any Non-South African residents (from Africa only) currently studying in South Africa (thus foreign student).

Proof of registration at university will be required.

- South African students, including pre- and post-graduate students. Proof of registration at university will be required.


The Grant will include the following:

- Registration to ICD

- Flights (Economy class)


The Grant excludes the following:

- Accommodation (depending on the availability of funding, consideration may be given to support accommodation as well for 2-3 nights)

- Any Social Events ie the Welcome Event & Gala Dinner

- Workshops

- Travel and Medical Insurance

- Visa Costs

- Airport transfers

















Applicants have been notified of outcome as of 13 March 2020