Awards of up to £2,000 are available to members who wish to organise a conference in any field of microbiology, either independently or in partnership with another Society.
Please read all information on this page carefully before submitting an application:
Grants are available to current members of the Society who have made a minimum of two consecutive membership subscription payments.
Funds may be used towards funding the costs of travel, accommodation, registration and subsistence for invited speakers.
In order to apply, please submit the completed application form to firstname.lastname@example.org in advance of the conference or meeting. Please read the terms and conditions, which can be downloaded below, carefully before submitting your application:
There are two rounds of applications per year.
16 December 2016 (notification date: 13 February 2017)
12 June 2017 (notification date: 11 August 2017)
Applications are reviewed by the members of the Scientific Conferences Committee (SCC).
Applicants should expect to receive notification of the outcome of their application within two months of the closing date.
If a grant is awarded, the organisers will be required to:
Enquiries about this scheme should be made by email to email@example.com.