IROS Student and Developing Countries Travel Award

We are pleased to announce the IROS Student and Developing Countries (IROS-SDC) Travel Award for the second year in IROS history.

The purpose of this IROS-SDC Travel Award is to assist student authors and authors from developing countries to defray some of their travel costs in order to attend and present their papers at the IROS conference and to interact with conference attendees. This IROS-SDC Travel Award aims to promote the growth of IROS conferences by reaching out to graduate students and members from the developing countries.​

The award consists in partial travel support up to $600, or 80% of the applicant’s air travel, whichever is smaller.​

More information in here.


Applicants must satisfy the following two eligibility requirements:​

Student authors (of accepted papers) or authors from developing countries (developing countries as defined by IEEE in IAWP Developing Country Listing).
Must be student members or members of IEEE RAS/IES, or RSJ, or SICE. (Note: Members of other IEEE Societies are not eligible.)


For applying, please fill this Online Application form.

For these who cannot use Google Form, please download this excel form, fill it, and send your application to [email protected]. Write on the subject of the email: YOUR FULL NAME + “application for SDC travel award”.

For questions regarding SDC Travel support, please contact [email protected]