Prizes, Grants & Lottery

WIRM Travel Grants

10 travel grants of EUR 300.- travel expenses and free registration (will be reimbursed), will be given based on the quality of the submitted abstract. After finalizing the congress registration, please register for abstract submission <here>. Loged-in in the abstract submission tool, you will be able to submit your travel grant documents, which are one page CV and a publication list of only peer-reviewed articles, until 30 November 2018. The winners will be notified by the organizers around February 2019.

Best Workshop Presentation Awards

"BioLegend Best Workshop Presentation Awards" will be distributed to one best presenter of each workshop. The winners of the cash awards will be selected by the chairs right after each workshop and honored at the award ceremony the day after.


Poster Prizes

At the daily award ceremonies, the winners of each poster session were selected by the poster chairs and the organizing committee for the best poster presentation prize, which is one year free subscription to a top journal.



To encourage the interaction between participants and exhibitors there was a lottery. Stamps were given to each exhibitor, which were collected by the participants. There was a lottery between the participants who collected all stamps. The prize will be an iPad and will be awarded at the award ceremony of the last day.