Travel bursaries and extended deadline of 2014 VentBase 2014

VentBase 2014 is pleased to announce support from InterRidge for two student participants completing post-graduate research in a relevant field. The travel bursaries provided by InterRidge will contribute upto USD 2500 per student towards travel costs associated with the workshop. To apply for a travel bursary, students must submit an abstract/statement of interest through the online submission page. Students will also need to compose a 200 word summary of why the workshop is important to their research and how they think participation will benefit their studies. The summary should be emailed to A decision will be made on bursary recipients by 14th February 2014. The successful students will be expected to write a report on the workshop for InterRidge.

 The abstract submission deadline for VentBase 2014 has been extended to the 31st of January 2014, with the decision on abstracts being made by the 14th February. For more information, please see our website”