Financial support for thesis

To be eligible you should:

  • Have been a NASO member for at least 3 years
  • Have presented at least twice in a NASO meeting (spring meeting or combined ADDRM meeting)
  • Have written a thesis with a focus on obesity research
  • Apply at least 3 months before your thesis defense

In the application, you should explain why you fulfill the criteria and you add:

  • thesis title and table of contents
  • summary of your thesis

After preliminary approval of your application, you must:

  • Mention financial support from NASO in your thesis (‘Financial support from the Netherlands Association for the Study of Obesity (NASO) is greatly acknowledged’)
  • Send a copy of your thesis (preferably PDF-file and hardcopy) to all board members (for contact details, please see ‘Our Board’)
  • Hand in a copy of the printing costs (bill) to the NASO Treasurer

The funding depends on the number of applications in one year, but grants up to 500 EURO are available.