Limna - Lausanne Integrative Metabolism Nutrition Alliance



LIMNA offers a limited number of travel grants to support PhD students and postdocs for their travel expenses to attend congresses, conferences or workshops in relation with LIMNA thematic (metabolism, nutrition, aging).


  • Travel grants will only be allocated to students/postdocs within LIMNA network who will actively participate to the conference or workshop either via a poster or an oral presentation.

  • Applicants cannot be awarded more than one travel grant during a period of 12 months.

  • Candidates that accept a travel grant from other organization, are not eligible for LIMNA funding. LIMNA should be informed if the applicant has submitted or is going to submit an application to other organizations.

  • The applicant can apply for the travel grant before knowing if his/her abstract is selected, but will inform LIMNA about the results of the selection outcome. Grants will not be allocated to non-selected abstracts.

  • The applicant should include LIMNA logo into their poster/acknowledgement slide.


  • European conferences or workshops: 1000 CHF

  • Oversea or intercontinental conferences: 2000 CHF.

The fund can be used for registration, travel expenses and accommodation.

A certificate of attendance will be requested.


There are tow deadlines for application:

November 30th for the events of the first semester 

May 31th for the events of the second semester 


The Application should be done via our website.

I you have any question please contact the LIMNA coordinator: 


Grant allocation will be communicated in December and in June