Travel Grants


The ICO offers grants to support eye care professionals around the world. The grant will consist of an amount of 1000 USD and a waived registration fee.

Travel grants will be awarded based on the quality of the abstract and need. Priority will be given to participants from middle and low-income countries.

Travel Grant application is part of the abstract submission process. Please indicate that you wish to apply for a travel grant during the online abstract submission process.

Travel grant recipients will be notified and provided with a dedicated link to register, free of charge. Those who have previously paid for registration will be reimbursed within 6 weeks after the Congress.

The 1000 USD travel grant will be sent following receipt of the certificate of attendance.

Eye care professionals who are awarded a Travel Grant will be notified by April 8th, 2024 and will be reimbursed for their expenses.