MPSP Travel Grants

In brief: Travel Grants 2024


The Max Planck School of Photonics (MPSP) supports your travel to the Photonics Days 2024 in Jena. We offer travel fellowships to up to 10 young scientists from abroad. The amount of the fellowship depends on your location: up to 250 € for national travel and up to 500€ for international travel, based on your expenses. The cost is reimbursed after the travel.


When registering for Photonics Days Jena or applying for a travel grant, please take into account the entry requirements for Germany, including the application deadlines for visas etc.!

Who can apply?
Undergraduate and doctoral students studying and conducting research in the field of physics in Europe.
How to apply?

Hand in a short CV and a Motivational letter that answers these questions:

  • Why you want to join the Photonics Days?
  • Which part of the program interest you the most and why?

Application Deadline is August 31, 2024.

Where to apply?

Send your application via E-Mail to with the subject:

» Send me to the Photonics Days! «