Meeting Attendance Grants

Meeting Attendance Grants enable early career researchers to attend microbiology meetings worldwide to network, collaborate and keep abreast of new developments in their field. Support is limited to a maximum of € 600.


Applicants should be active microbiologists, having obtained their highest degree less than five years prior to the application deadline date or be a PhD student. They should be a member of a FEMS Member Society and a presenting author (oral or poster) at the meeting.

Grant Application

Complete applications should be submitted on or before the deadlines as given in the grants overview.

It is now possible to apply for Research and Training Grants via the Grants Online System. See more information about the grant and how to apply in the Meeting Attendance Grant Regulations.

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