Student Support

COLING 2016 will assist student participants with registration subsidies. Successful applicants for the Student Support Program will receive all-inclusive free registration, including the main conference, workshops, tutorials, reception, excursion and banquet.

Selection Criteria

Applicants for the Student Support Program will be evaluated based on the material they submit in their application packages (see below for the submission requirements). Preference will be given to students who are presenting a paper in the main conference or submitting a paper to any of the associated workshops.

Submission Procedure

Applicants for the Student Support Program must be full-time students and should submit two documents by October 5: (1) the application form and (2) a one-page CV.

Applications should be sent to StudentSupport AT The subject field of your email should start with "Application for the COLING 2016 Student Support Program".

Applicants SHOULD NOT register until the program acceptance notification (October 12). Applicants selected for the Support Program do not have to register; they will be automatically registered to the conference. Applicants who are not selected must register by October 20 in order to qualify for the early rates. Students should make travel and accommodation arrangements independent of the results of their application.


Application deadline: October 5, 2016
Notification of acceptance: October 12, 2016