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In the spirit of stimulating astronomy communication in developing countries there will be a limited number of options for support for attendance of the conference. These will range from waiving of registration fees to travel grants and will be aimed mainly at developing regions.

Should a participant require support for CAP2010 please send a detailed motivation with the subject “CAP2010 Support” to The motivation should be less than 300 words long and should explain what support is needed as well as how attending the conference would impact on their work. If you are a student, please include at the top of your motivation your student number, university, degree you are registered for and year of study. Motivations for support should be submitted before 23rd October 2009. Please also state the minimum level of support you require to allow you to attend the conference.

Each motivation will be reviewed based on the nature of the application and geographic location of the participant. Successful applicants will be notified by 10 November 2009.