This meeting is selected by the Federation of European Microbiological Societies (FEMS) to offer grants for congress participation for Early Career Researchers*.

To apply for thitis grant, you would need to meet following requirements:

  • be a member of a FEMS Member Society* or be recommended by such a member

  • be an Early Career Scientist**

  • be an Active Microbiologist 

  • be presenting author at the meeting (oral or poster)

*Find out if your society is a FEMS Member at 
**These are active microbiologists who obtained the highest academic degree - Bachelor, Master or PhD - less than five years prior to the application deadline date, or are a Master or PhD student.

Application process
Please submit a completed 
ECS Meeting Grant Application Form to

Additional benefits 
As a FEMS Member Society member, you can:

  • benefit the grant provided for this meeting (see Eligibility above)

  • apply for FEMS Grants

  • benefit a discount off the registration fee for FEMS congresses

  • benefit a 25% discount off a selection of OUP books

Abstract Submission

Please submit your application to the

If questions, feel free to contact

FEMS Early Career Scientist Meeting Grants