Award & Grant

To encourage participation from various countries and fields, the WFNOS 2022 Organizing Committee will provide participants with travel grants and award opportunities.

You can present your outstanding research results and achievements at WFNOS 2022, and get a chance to win honorable awards. Furthermore, true to the theme of the congress 'Bridging World Neuro-Oncology', we hope this meeting will serve as a bridge that connects advanced neuro-oncology knowledge with all participants including medical professions from developing countries.

For more information on travel grants and award opportunities, please refer to the below details.

Travel Grants

The Organizing Committee of WFNOS 2022 has decided on the final format of the conference to be hybrid which would allow both face-to-face and online meetings at the same time.

If you are from a foreign country outside of Korea and plan to attend WFNOS 2022, you can do so either in person or online. The WFNOS 2022 Travel Grant policy has been revised accordingly as below:

If you are attending WFNOS 2022 in person: you may be considered for the Travel Grants

Abstract presenting authors attending the WFNOS 2022 in person and meeting the below requirements may be considered for the Travel Grants. To be eligible for the Travel Grant, applicants must:

  • Be listed as the presenting author of an abstract submitted for WFNOS 2022
  • Be under 40 years old and based in a low income or lower middle income country according to the World Bank report.
  • Participate in the WFNOS 2022 meeting in person.

To see the World Bank countries classification, please click the following document:

*The maximum amount awarded per person will be USD 1,000. The Travel Grant does not include the registration fee.

If you are attending WFNOS 2022 online: we will offer complimentary registration to the presenting author of an accepted abstract in lieu of the Travel Grant.

Travel Grant
(Up to USD 1,000 if selected)
Complimentary registration

We hope the above clarifies the changes in the WFNOS 2022 Travel Grant policy. Please take the above into consideration when you decide to submit an abstract. Thank you.

Please acknowledge your willingness to apply for the travel grants during the abstract submission process.
The winners will be contacted via email.

Best Abstract Award

All presenting authors of an accepted oral presentation will be eligible for nomination for this award. The winners of this award will receive USD 500 and the chance to present their abstracts at the Top 10 session.

To compete for this award, applicants must:

  • Be the presenting author of an accepted oral presentation abstract for WFNOS 2022
  • Complete their pre-registration and be present at the WFNOS 2022.

The winners will be contacted via email.

Best Poster Award

Please note that the WFNOS 2022 Best Poster Award has been canceled.