Scientific Exchange Grants

Supporting international collaborations, enabling transfer of expertise

Applications accepted throughout the year



There is no deadline for applications, however it is recommended to apply three months before the proposed starting date. Applications received or completed only after the start of the visit will not be considered.

The application process is handled via the online application system. Applications and supporting documentation (two references, receiving institute acceptance) are only accepted via the online application system. Applications and correspondence must be in English.

Please read the Scientific Exchange Grants guidelines for applicants before applying online.


EMBO will consider applications for Scientific Exchange Grants involving home or host institutions in Japan throughout 2021. Read more here