You are a graduate student in electrical engineering?

You are eager to meet scientists from the THz field?

You are looking to travel to an interesting conference in a fantastic location?

Then apply for the ICM2TS TalentTravel program and get a fully funded trip to Dubai!

General Information

The TalentTravelProgram for ICM2TS 2025 offers travel grants to graduate students in the field of electrical engineering. It is supported by the Collaborative Research Center / Transregio 196 (CRC/TRR 196) (MARIE), funded by the German Reserach Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG). Further information on MARIE can be found on www.trrmarie.de.  

Submission Deadline for Applications: September 30, 2024.

Notification Date: December 1, 2024.


As part of the travel grants, all travel expenses related to the visit to ICM2TS 2025 will be reimbursed according to Travel Expense Regulations based on the German Federal Travel Expense Act. 

Key facts

Flights: For travelling by airplane only the costs for economy class tickets will be reimbursed (also “Economy Plus” fares etc. cannot be reimbursed). 

Train: For travelling with the train economy class tickets will be reimbursed. 

Public Transportation and Taxi: The costs for public transportation will be covered; costs for taxi cannot be reimbursed. 

Accomodation: Up to 150 Euros per night will be reimbursed (up to 4 nights). 

Catering: Full catering is provided during ICM2TS; additional costs for food cannot be reimbursed. 

Further remarks: For the full reimbursement of all related expenses, always keep all original receipts and tickets. All costs (incl. registration fees for ICM2TS) have to be paid in advance by the student and will be reimbursed after completion of the trip. If you have any questions regarding the travel grants, please contact info@icmmts.org .