Awards & Grants


To encourage rising researchers and promote development in optics and photonics fields, the CLEO-PR 2024 Organizing Committee will offer the following awards to those who have presented outstanding research results. (Your abstract must be submitted within the deadline.)

Name of Awards Eligibility Grade Number
CLEO-PR 2024 Best Student Papers Student papers 1st Place 2 papers
2nd Place 8 papers
CLEO-PR 2024 Best Student Posters Student Poster Papers   8 papers
Optica Student Paper Prizes
(Sponsored by Optica)
Student papers Paper Prize 1 paper
Poster Prize 1 paper
Nanophotonics Best Student Paper Awards
(Sponsored by Nanophotonics Journal)
Student papers Gold Prize 1 paper
Silver Prize 3 papers
Bronze Prize 10 papers

※ The details of the awards are subject to change according to the circumstances of the organizer.

Student Travel Grants

The CLEO-PR 2024 Organizing Committee is pleased to provide travel grant supports to students who present outstanding scientific or technical achievement at the conference on-site.
Application Closed!


  • CLEO-PR Student Travel Grant: 1 student only
  • OSK Student Travel Grants: 8 students (no certificate)


  • Applicant must be enrolled in a Ph.D. or Masters Degree program outside Korea during the conference period.
  • The grants are intended to partially offset travel costs for presenting attendants to attend the CLEO-PR 2024. To be eligible for travel grant, at least a paper must be presented at the CLEO-PR 2024.

How to Apply

  • Click the button below to submit your application
  • Required documents (to be submitted along with the form)

    1. Student Travel Grant Application Form
    2. A recommendation letter from supervisor or department chair
    3. A scan of student identification card or enrollment certificate (must be valid during the conference period)