4th International Palaeontological Congress

August 23, 2013
The Organizing Committee of the Fourth International Palaeontological Congress 2014 keeps you updated about the most recent news through the August IPC4 Newsletter.
Important information: Early bird Registration Deadline. If you are a PhD student, you need to be registered in order to apply for financial assistance to attend the IPC4. Remember this deadline: August 30th 2013 and save up to 20%. Don't miss the opportunity and register now! Visit the IPC4 registration page (http://www.ipc4mendoza2014.org.ar/registration/) for further information about registration deadlines and fees.
Palaeontological Association travel grants. The Palaeontological Association will be making available funds to support intercontinental travel costs of postgraduate student members of the Association who will be presenting their research at the 4th International Palaeontological Congress. Each successful applicant will be awarded a maximum of £750, and it is anticipated that up to 20 awards will be made. Preference will be given to those student members of the Association who joined before August 2013. Applications will be made through an online form on the Association’s website, which will open following the abstract submission deadline. Enquiries may be made to the Executive Officer at palass@palass.org
IPA and IPC Grants for Lodging and Food The International Palaeontological Association together with the 4th International Palaeontological Congress offer 20 grants to cover lodging and food costs to postgraduate students who present abstracts at the congress. Benefits of these grants include five days at a hotel in Mendoza city plus lunch vouchers for the session days. Joining the International Palaeontological Association is not a requirement for application to these grants. Candidate selection will take place after the abstract submission deadline. Criteria for candidate selection will be informed shortly by the organizing committee of the congress. Inquiries can be addressed to secretary@ipc4mendoza2014.org.ar Visit the 4thIPC web site for more for more information: http://www.ipc4mendoza2014.org.ar/