Undergraduate Membership is open to anyone studying for a first degree in a subject related to the molecular biosciences and to school students (aged 18 years or older) with an interest in continuing onto a molecular bioscience degree course. The Society welcomes members from all over the world. You can join at any time of the year.

Note: Please be aware that during the application process you are required to upload a scan or clear photograph of your student ID or a letter on headed paper from your supervisor or Head of Department confirming your enrolment at your place of study.

Undergraduate Membership offers you:

  • Iron-on Biochemical Society woven patch for your laboratory coat 
  • Membership card 
  • Priority access to Summer Vacation Studentships 
  • Apply for a £100 grant for your student society 
  • Bursaries to attend the Biochemical Society’s scientific meetings, training events and courses of up to £300 
  • 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 
  • Discounted registration fees for Biochemical Society events 
  • Discounted registration fees for Biochemical Society and Royal Society of Biology training courses 
  • Access to free courses and events at selected times 
  • A copy of the Next Steps careers booklet and theBiochemists in Industry booklet 
  • Apply to become a Student Ambassador at your institution 

Questions? Contact the Membership Team