Full and Early Career Members are eligible to apply for a Bursary to attend Biochemical Society Scientific Meetings, Training Events and Online Courses. If you are not a member, join today.

Bursary Amounts Awarded

The maximum bursary available for a Scientific Meeting is £200 if the meeting is taking place within your country of residence and £300 if you have to travel outside of your country of residence to attend the meeting.  The maximum bursary available for a Training Event or Course is £100 within your country of residence or £150 if travelling outside of your country of residence. For a Society online course the cost of the registration fee will be covered.

Full and Early Career Members can apply for a Bursary if they are a member of the Society by the closing date for poster abstract submission for the particular event they wish to attend.

Full and Early Career Members applying for a Bursary to attend a Biochemical Society Scientific Meeting must submit a poster abstract for presentation at the meeting.

Full and Early Career Members can apply for a Bursary once a year. You cannot receive an Full and Early Career Member Bursary in the same year as a General Travel Grant.

If awarded, bursaries will be paid within three weeks of the event taking place.

Related Grants

General Travel Grants are available to Full and Early Career Members of the Society wishing to attend any scientific conference.  

More Information

For further information please contact Lauren Hayes-Clarke, Membership Executive.