PhD & MD Specials

PhD & MD Specials

Conference highlights for PhD and MD candidates!

SynAGE Travel Grants

What can you expect: We offer 3 travel grants, € 1.000,00 each.

Who can apply: PhD and MD candidates are eligible to apply for travel grants. The travel grants were established especially for those PhD and MD students without financial support from their home institution.

Application Deadline: 31.01.2022 – extended Deadline: 15.02.2022

SynAGE Award Dinner

What can you expect: The Dinner will be organized by the PhD candidates of SynAGE including the poster prize ceremony. The dinner with live-cooking will take place at the balcony of the Johanneskirche in Magdeburg.

Who can join: All registered PhD and MD students are invited to join the dinner.

Application procedure: When registering, please indicate your interest in attending our free dinner.

Application Deadline: 15.02.2022

Poster Prize

What can you expect: Every submitted and presented poster of the conference has the chance to win one of our attractive prizes. A small committee consisting of six guest speakers and six PhD candidates will choose the winners of the poster prize. The winners will be announced during the SynAGE Award Dinner.

Who can join: PhD and MD candidates are encouraged to submit a poster abstract. All submitted and presented posters are automatically included in the evaluation for the poster price.

Application procedure: Poster abstracts can be submitted during registration or later by email to

Abstract submission deadline: 25.02.2022

Poster format: portrait format A0 (1189 x 841 mm)

The ISYNC conference is funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft DFG.