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AIDS 2024, the 25th International AIDS Conference Scholarships In Munich (Funded)

Scholarship applications are now open

AIDS 2024, the 25th International AIDS Conference Scholarships In Munich (Funded) – If you are at least 18 years old on 20 July 2024 and working, volunteering or studying in the area of HIV, you are welcome to apply for a scholarship for AIDS 2024, the 25th International AIDS Conference, which takes place in Munich, Germany, and virtually from 22 to 26 July. The scholarship also supports attendance of the AIDS 2024 pre-conferences, which take place on 21 and 22 July in the conference venue.

The following candidates will be given priority:

  • Abstract presenters; workshop facilitators and co-facilitators; and Global Village organizers and co-organizers whose submission has been selected for the conference
  • Applicants from low-income and lower-middle-income countries
  • Applicants who are part of key populations and people living with HIV
  • Young people and junior investigators below the age of 35
  • Applicants who did not previously receive a scholarship for an International AIDS Conference

Please note that we are also offering scholarships for a limited number of media representatives. Learn more.

Types of Financial Support

IAS – the International AIDS Society – will award both in-person and virtual scholarships for AIDS 2024. Please indicate your preferred attendance type in your application, as well as the types of financial support you require to participate. Note that given the high demand, we may not be able to grant full scholarships or in-person scholarships to all selected candidates.

In-person Attendance:

  • Registration for in-person plus virtual attendance (access to all sessions at the conference venue, as well as access to the virtual platform)
  • Travel support (pre-paid economy class return ticket from the nearest international airport in your country of residence) for the dates of the conference and pre-conferences
  • Accommodation (single room in a budget hotel), for the duration of the conference and pre-conferences
  • Daily living allowance for the duration of the conference and pre-conferences

Virtual attendance:

  • Registration for virtual attendance (full online access to all hybrid conference sessions)
  • Accessibility support for virtual attendance (subject to the connectivity needs of selected candidates)


  • 15 November 2023:
    Submissions open
  • 23 January 2024:
    Submissions close
  • February/March 2024:
    Review and selection
  • Early April 2024:
    Announcement of results

How do I apply for a scholarship?

To apply, eligible candidates will have to answer questions about their background, experience and motivation to attend the conference. They will have to upload a letter of recommendation, which must:

  • Be written in English by a manager or colleague who is familiar with your work, volunteer experience or studies in HIV and can be your referee
  • Include a letterhead of your referee’s organization, company or institution
  • Be dated within two months of your application submission and signed (original or digital signature) by your referee
  • Explicitly reference you and support your scholarship application for AIDS 2024, explaining why you would be a good candidate for the scholarship

Please ensure that the uploaded documents are fully legible and open correctly. If we are unable to view or open your documents, your application will be considered invalid.

In the application form, candidates will be able to indicate what attendance type they prefer and request different types of financial support.

Where can I submit my application?

We accept applications submitted through the conference account only applications sent via email or regular mail will not be accepted. You can create an account from 15 November 2023 if you do not already have an IAS profile. Please note that we will use the email address you use for your account for all communication, and you cannot change it later. Once logged in, go to the scholarship section and follow the instructions to create your application.

Once you’ve submitted your application, you won’t be able to submit another if you decide to cancel it.

Applications will be accepted until 23 January 2024, 23:59 Central European Time (CET).

AIDS 2024, the 25th International AIDS Conference Scholarships In Munich (Funded) Terms and Conditions

Download the AIDS 2024 terms and conditions for scholarships.

Scholarship Programme  |   Media Scholarship Programme

For more information: Visit the website for AIDS 2024, the 25th International AIDS Conference Scholarship

Israel Wellington Jeremiah
Israel Wellington Jeremiah
I work to provide access to global experiences to all through educational opportunities like scholarships, training and conferences, fellowships, grants and awards, jobs, internships , learnerships and volunteer programs.