Meeting Organizer Grants

FEMS supports selected meetings within the European Area with a Meeting Organizer Grant. Scientific conferences, laboratory workshops and training courses will be considered for such support. The maximum amount of a Meeting Organizer Grant is € 15 000. The Meeting Organizer Grant replaces two of our former grants: National and Regional Congresses Grant and the Meeting Grants. You will find an overview of our of grants and deadlines here.

A minimum of 60% of total grant value of the Meeting Organizer Grant is to be used to support the attendance of Early Career Scientists.


browse calendarTo apply for the Meeting Organizer Grant, send the completed application form to on or before:

  • 1 December 2017 for meetings taking place between 1 February 2018 and 31 January 2019
  • 1 June 2018 for meetings taking place between 1 August 2018 and 31 July 2019


Update of 3 July 2017 – Application for this grant is open via the application form. However, as we are introducing a revised grants programme, not all online documents are available yet. We will announce the publication of these documents on this page and on the News section of this website. If you wish to receive an email when these documents are available, please enter your email address here:

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