Financial Assistance to META participants

In order to help out financially participants for attending META 2024, the conference has set aside limited funds. The assistance will be in the form of reduced registration fee scheme which is applicable to both regular and student rate. Priority is given to students and scientists working in less wealthy countries and lower middle income countries.


  • Application Opens on 1 March 2024
  • Application Closes on 29 March 2024
  • Result Notification by 5 April 2024

Conditions for Application

  1. Applicants must submit all required information.
  2. Application must be submitted by 29 March 2024.
  3. Applications will be reviewed and successful applicants will be notified by email by 5 April 2024.
  4. Successful applicants must confirm their participation by 3 June 2024, and the payment of that registration fee must be completed by then. Otherwise the offer will lapse.
  5. Note: Submitting the application does NOT imply that the assistance requested will be offered.


Here is a list of criteria that will be considered in the selection process:

  • Novelty, significance, and quality of research summarized in the abstract.
  • Special consideration will be given to doctoral students who are first authors of papers accepted for presentation at META.

Application Process

The following will be requested as part of the application:

  • Applicant's curriculum vita.
  • For students, a support letter from the applicant's adviser/mentor confirming the eligibility of the applicant and availability of funds from other sources to cover any remaining cost.
  • Post-deadline and incomplete applications will not be considered.

Applications should be submitted to with the subject heading: META 2024 Funding Support. All of the above information should be in a single pdf file called FirstnameLastname.pdf.