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Biochemical Society Grants

The Biochemical Society offers a programme of grants supporting research, attendance at scientific conferences and the sponsorship of events.  


Members of the Biochemical Society are eligible for FEBS Fellowships.




General Travel Grants
Can be used by members to attend a scientific meeting, training course or a lab visit.

International Sponsored Places

Occasional funding opportunities to attend conferences with our international partner Societies

Stay Connected Bursaries

Helping members to ‘Stay connected’ with the latest research during a career break or having recently returned to work after a career break.

Student Bursaries
Supports the attendance of Student Members at the Society's Scientific Meetings, Training Events and Courses.

Full and Early Career Member Bursaries

Supports the attendance of Full and Early Career Members at the Society's Scientific Meetings.

Harden Bursaries 

Helping students and scientists in the early stage of their career attend our Harden Conferences.




Summer Vacation Studentships
Offer funding for undergraduates to spend a summer working in a lab.

Eric Reid Fund for Methodology

Funding available to provide modest financial support for benchwork.

Krebs Memorial Scholarship
Provides funding during a PhD and rewards exceptional academic distinction.

Travel Award for International Skills and Knowledge Exchange

Available to support research capacity building in low-income economies.



Scientific Outreach Grants

Funding for innovative and engaging events or activities for school children, young scientists or the general public.

Events Sponsorship

Provides opportunities for members to apply for sponsorship (up to £500) of small events or lectures.

Diversity in Science Grants

For projects which support and address issues relating to diversity in science. Non-members may apply.

Sponsored Seminar Series
Members can apply for support to host a series of seminars from guest speakers throughout the year.

Student Society Grants

Available to Student Members to support the activities of a student society.

Undergraduate Recognition Awards

Awarded by the Society’s Local Ambassadors to acknowledge an outstanding undergraduate.