Support actions of the GdR

Participation of doctoral and post-doctoral researchers in a conference

The GDR RAFALD supports the participation of doctoral and post-doctoral researchers in international conferences by offering each year up to 6 grants of 500€.

To receive the support of the GDR (max 500 €), it is necessary to make an oral communication at an international conference.

The AAP-RAFALD-Soutien pour la participation des doctorant.e.s et post-doctorant.e.s à un colloque must be accompanied by the detailed programme of the conference or the letter of acceptance of the oral communication. If not available at the time of application, one or the other of these documents must be provided before payment of the grant.

To apply, send your application by e-mail before 10 April of the current year to the GDR. Applicants will be notified by 25 April.

Mobility between laboratories

To encourage and support research actions, collaborations and expertise exchanges, GDR RAFALD is supporting mobility between laboratories. For instance,  it supports mission to use specific fabrication or caracterisation equipment, get trained, meetings to build new collaborations and projects, ....

Maximum allowance 1000 Euros (CNRS modalities). AAP call opened all year long. The project should imply at least 2 teams of the GDR.

Application file to be sent to the comité de direction du GDR ( Decision made by the Bureau. Response within 15 days AAP-RAFALD-Soutien-mobilite-entre-laboratoires

Once completed, 1 page summary must be sent to the Bureau. In case of publication, the sentence "The authors acknowledge the CNRS Groupement de Recherche GDR2009 RAFALD (Réseau des Acteurs Français de l'ALD) for their financial support." must be included.

PhD/HDR defense juries

The GDR RAFALD offers fundings to cover trip expenses of one jury member of a PhD/HDR defense.

More information: AAP-RAFALD-Soutien-pour-la-composition-de-jury-de-soutenance-de-these-ou-HDR

« Open source » publication fees

The RAFALD GDR supports open source publishing and proposes to cover open source publishing costs.

Any publication published in a peer-reviewed newspaper AND describing research related to ALD that results (preferably) from collaboration between two GDR member laboratories is eligible.

For all enquiries, please contact the Bureau. Reply within 15 days.