Application for a FEMS Early Career Scientist Meeting Grant (ECSMG)

FEMS is the Federation of European Microbiological Societies and supports Early Career Scientists to attend international meetings. Please fill out this form and send your application for financial support by e-mail (subject: FEMS-ECSMG) to

Please register and submit your abstract on this web site by 12th January 2018, if you are applying for financial support.

To apply for a FEMS-ECSMG you must fulfill these criteria:

  • A member of a FEMS member society (confirmed by any officer of your national society)
  • PhD student or the highest degree earned less than five years prior to the closing date of the meeting (April, 18th 2018)
  • An active microbiologist
  • A presenting author of an abstract

The selected Early Career Scientists will be granted between 250 and 600 EUR and an additional reimbursement of 50% of the registration fee. Applicants will be notified of the outcome of the selection process via email until 16th February 2018.