IEEE/RSJ 2008 International Conference   on Intelligent Robots and Systems
IEEE/RSJ 2008 International Conference
on Intelligent RObots and Systems
                   September, 22-26, 2008, Nice, France
IROS Grants

The organizing Committee is offering 5 registration grants:

  • the grant will allow full access to the workshops and conference (but not to the banquet)
  • to submit for these grants please send a CV and a motivation letter to the Conference Secretariat. The subject of this email must be: IROS: Grant submission . Please respect this syntax as an automata process all the receiving mail and redirect it to the persons in charge
  • grants are reserved for non-registered participants

NSF Travel Grants

The National Science Foundation provides travel funds to assist US researchers to participate in the 2008 IEEE/RSJ IROS.

The purpose of this Group Travel Grant Proposal is two-fold:

  • To assist US participation in this conference,
  • To stimulate collaborations between help US researchers and their international colleagues.


To be eligible for travel support, applicants should be

  • 1. Authors or co-authors of papers that have been accepted for presentation at iros 2008;
  • 2. Registered participants of iros 2008;
  • 3. Currently affiliated with an academic institution within the u.s.

Application Form

PDF of travel grant application form

Eligible applicants will be required to fill in a one-page application form where the source of the support (NSF) will be explicitly stated. A completed form should include the following information:
  • 1. Full name, affiliation, mailing address, e-mail;
  • 2. Paper number (if known), title, author list;
  • 3. The name of the presenter of the paper;
  • 4. The paper's session title or the technical area of interest within which the paper falls in;
  • 5. The expected impact of the conference participation on his/her professional development;
  • 6. An estimate of the airfare;
  • 7. The available NSF funded travel money for 2007 if any;
  • 8. A list of any other additional funding that he/she may have available for travel.
For student applicants, a certification by the corresponding graduate advisor that the student is currently enrolled will be needed.

Completed forms will be sent by e-mail, fax, or regular mail to the Evaluation Committee Chair (details found on form ).


The application form must be submitted by July 15, 2008 .