KNVM: PhD Thesis Fund

Koninklijke Nederlandse Vereniging voor Microbiologie

Grant amount: €250

Anticipated deadline: Dec 17, 2018

Applicant type: PhD Student

Funding uses: Research

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

Location of project: Netherlands

Location of residency: Netherlands

Degree requirements: Applicants must be on the last year of their PhD

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The KNVM/NVMM science committee provides financial support for publishing PhD-theses in the field of microbiology. 

Funding was initiated in 2009, and followed the "first come, first serve" principle, with every year, up to 10 awards (EUR 500) . Due to the high number of submissions the support now available for all submitted thesis is an award of € 250. Click here for the conditions. 

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


  • The applicant must have authored and presented the results of at least two papers at NVMM/KNVM meetings.
    • Applicant must provide proof of presentation.
  • The applicant must be a member of the NVMM / KNVM.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member.


  • Applicants cannot apply to other NVMM spring meeting participating organizations/groups to obtain financial support.