Grants for 26NKG participants


The Nordic Gerontological Federation (NGF) offers 13 grants for congress participation, two grants for each Nordic country and one for each of the three Baltic countries.

  • Grants are aimed for scholars who have difficulties raising funds to cover their cost of attending to the congress.
  • Grants can only be applied by PhD candidates and non-senior researchers from the field of gerontology and geriatrics.
  • The application must include the following information: Name, age, education, employment, and reason for applying.
  • The application will be evaluated by the local scientific committee, the president of the congress and the president of the NGF.
  • Applicants need to submit an abstract. Grants are not awarded without an approved abstract.
  • Each grant is 5.000 SEK. In addition, those who are selected do not pay the congress registration fee.

Applications should be sent to Secretary General Pia Nimann Kannegaard:
Deadline for application is 15 February 2022.



Important Dates

19 September 2021
Registration and call for abstracts opens

14 November 2021
Deadline symposia submission

16 December 2021
Notification of Symposia

31 December 2021
Deadline abstracts oral presentations and posters

6 February 2022
Notification acceptance of abstracts

1 March 2022
End of early-bird registration