We are pleased to inform that XAFS2018 meeting obtained IUCr sponsorship to assist young scientists in the conference expenses. The qualifying persons are: graduate students, post-graduate students or post-doctoral fellows with a maximum age of 30.
15 awards in form of granted accommodation during the XAFS2018 will be given to young scientists of crystallographic background who have published in IUCr journals .

In order to apply for this award please send us an email by February 14th, 2018 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. including:
•    Application letter with description of your crystallographic background,
•    List of recent publications in IUCr journals,
•    Letter of recommendation from your supervisor,
•    Proof of your status and age,
•    An abstract for poster/oral presentation at XAFS2018.

All applicants will be notified about the Scientific Committee decision by February 16th, 2018. For all applicants the early bird registration is extended to February 28th, 2018.

You are cordially invited to participate in the conference


17th International Conference on X-Ray Absorption Fine Structure,

  which will be held in Krakow/Poland on


The conference is devoted to widely understood X-ray absorption spectroscopy
and the related methods. Scheduled by International X-Ray Absorption Society.

You cannot miss the event, the venue, the people.