Fellowships and Student Awards


The Iberian Ichthyological Society (SIBIC) offers the possibility of young members (age less than 28 years old) to obtain a fellowship that covers the early registration fees (200 € for students and 350 € for professionals) in SIBIC 2022.

In both cases, it is required to:

1) fill the application form (Download here)

2) send a short curriculum vitae (PDF, maximum 3 pages)

3) enclose the abstract of the communication (oral or poster)

Special relevance will be given to academic and professional achievements, particularly the participation in research projects and/or authorship in scientific ichthyological publications related with the Iberian Peninsula.

All documentation should be sent by e-mail to students@sibic2022.com with the subject “SIBIC FELLOWSHIP : CANDIDATE NAME” until 31st March.

An email will be sent to all candidates informing about the decision before the early-registration dead-line.

Six fellowship grants will be provided by SIBIC.

Student Awards

All students  will have the opportunity to compete for awards for best oral and poster presentations during the SIBIC 2022.

In order to be eligible, the candidate must be the primary author of a paper accepted for presentation at SIBIC 2022, be a student (BSc, MSc and PhD) registered at an academic institution (proof made during the registration process) and be the presenting author.

Presentations made by  students will be evaluated by a scientific committee composed by senior researchers.

The winners will be announced during the SIBIC 2022 closing session.