FEMS Research & Training Grants

Federation of European Microbiological Societies


Grant amount: Up to €4,000

Next anticipated deadline: Jul 1, 2018

Later anticipated deadlines: Jan 1, 2019

Applicant type: Postdoctoral Researcher PhD Student

Funding uses: Conference

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Europe; Armenia; Austria; Belarus; Bosnia and Herzegovina Expand all

Must travel to: Europe

Degree requirements: Applicants must be within 5 years of receiving their PhD

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Overview:

FEMS is leading the way in promoting excellence and equality in science, and in channelling high quality knowledge to solving today’s societal problems around microbiology. It does this by funding research, publishing journals, organizing collaborative projects and partnering with other organizations.


Research and Training Grants (formerly known as FEMS Research Grants) are meant to assist early career scientists in pursuing research and training at a European host institution in another country than their own country of residence. These grants are intended to support travel and living costs of the Grantee only. Support is limited to a maximum of € 4 000.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Research and Training Grants (formerly known as FEMS Research Grants) are meant to assist early career scientists in pursuing research and training at a European host institution in another country than their own country of residence.
  • 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;
    • be a member of a FEMS Member Society; and
    • be a resident in a European country or a country that has a FEMS member Society.
  • These grants are intended to support travel and living costs of the grantee only.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. Applicants should be a member of a FEMS Member Society, at least one year before applying.