IOP Carers' fund

The IOP Carers’ Fund is available to help members with caring responsibilities attend physics-related meetings, events or conferences that they might not otherwise be able to go to.

For more information, please visit the website

Related information

OSCARS is an independent leading childcare provider of holiday programmes for children aged between 5 - 14 years old. It offers activity camps at Blackhall School for ages 5-14 and at George Heriots School for ages 8-14. 

  • Blackhall School is a primary school located approximately 2.5 miles from the EICC.  Click here for more information. 
  • George Heriots School is an independent school situated in Central Edinbugh (Lauriston Place), approximately a 20 minute walk from the EICC. Click here for more information. 

Visit their website at

Key dates

  • Bursaries deadline:

    10 March 2017

  • Poster award deadline:

    24 March 2017

  • Abstract submission deadline:

    24 March 2017

  • Early registration deadline: [extended]
    24 April 2017
  • Presenters registration deadline:
    1 May 2017
  • Registration deadline:
    5 July 2017