Current long-standing (more than 10 years) Full Members of the Society may apply for Emeritus Membership upon retirement from their profession. 

Emeritus Membership offers you:

  • Invitation to the annual Emeritus Luncheon, to meet other members and catch up on the Society’s activities over the past year 
  • Invitations to member receptions  
  • Discounted registration fees for Biochemical Society events 
  • Access to free courses and events at selected times 
  • Generous grants and bursaries 
  • Up to £750 General Travel Grant to help with the costs of attending a scientific conference, training course or to visit other laboratories 
  • Attendance Support Grants to help members who need additional support (e.g. with caring responsibilities, a carer/companion to support attendance or requirements to support a disability) to attend Biochemical Society Scientific Meetings, Training Events and Courses 
  • Grants of up to £500 to support a one-off meeting or event

Questions? Contact the Membership Team