The 1st JCS Council Forum on Basic CardioVascular Research

Travel Grant

The travel Grant is 50,000 YEN
(The best 20 abstracts/presentations from abroad).

Deadline for application is October 17, 2017.

Eligibility Criteria

A Travel Grant is provided to the first author.
The first author must give a presentation on the accepted abstract at the 1st JCS Council Forum on Basic CardioVascular Research.
Even if more than one abstract is accepted, the travel grant will be provided for only one abstract.
Those who wish to receive the travel grant are required to submit a travel grant application form by October 17, 2017.
You will need to submit the required tax-related forms on-site.
If you cannot submit them, you won’t be able to receive the travel grant.

Application Procedures

Click on "Apply for Travel Grant" button below and fill in the application form.
Please send the completed application form by email(

Peer Review

All abstracts will be reviewed in the same manner, regardless of application for the travel grant. Abstract acceptance is determined by the Congress President, based on the reviews by the Abstract Review Committee commissioned by the Congress Chairperson. The acceptance will be announced by email around late November.
The best 20abstrcts/presentations can receive the travel grant.


Grant applicants will receive an email notification of results with detailed information in late November.

Visa Support

Those who need visa application documents, please send an email to the Secretariat( Please include your passport name and county, with the email subject as "VISA Support for BCVR 2018".

For general visa information, please visit the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan Website: