Editage supports ISMTE in their mission to give new networking and collaboration opportunities to editors from emerging regions. Therefore, Editage is delighted to announce four Editage-sponsored travel grants that will give East Asian journal editors a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to attend the ISMTE 2018 North American and European conferences virtually free of cost!

Number of Awards per year

  • Travel grants will be awarded to four journal editors from East Asia (China,
    Japan, South Korea, North Korea, Taiwan, Mongolia, Hong Kong, Macau).
  • If entries are not of sufficient quality, no grants will be awarded.
  • The decision of the Committee is final.

Each of the four winners will receive

  • Complimentary registration at either the 2018 ISMTE North American Conference or the 2018 ISMTE European Conference.
  • Up to $1,300 towards travel/accommodation for the 2018 ISMTE North American Conference and up to $1,700 towards travel/accommodation for the ISMTE European Conference.(Editage will work with the winner(s) on the best way to supply the travel funding.)
  • A mention in Editorial Office News (EON), the official publication of the ISMTE

Submission of entries and announcement of winner

  • The applications for the 2018 North American Conference are now closed. The submission deadline for entries for the 2018 European Conference is Monday, August 20, 2018.
  • The winner will be notified by the Chair of the Committee.
  • The winners will be announced on the ISMTE and Editage websites and in an email newsletter.
  • The winner agrees not to disclose publicly that he/she has been awarded the travel grant until the announcement is made by ISMTE and Editage. ISMTE and Editage reserve the right to withdraw the award if this rule is broken. The winner will be reminded of this in the email informing them that they have been awarded a travel grant.

Award Presentation

The award winner(s) will be announced during the awards presentation at the conference in which the winner is attending, it is required that they attend this portion of the conference.


Submission Deadlines

North American Conference: Closed
European Conference: Monday, August 20, 2018

If you have any questions or issues,
please contact info@ismte.org.

Eligibility of Applicants

Essay Requirements