Global Lecture Courses

Funding for lecture courses for scientific exchange beyond European borders

The deadlines for applications are 1 March 2021 and 1 August 2021, 09:00 CET


Applications for EMBO Global Lecture Courses are accepted twice a year and must be submitted through the online system. Organizers are advised to apply as early as possible in the calendar year before the proposed date of the lecture course.

Application process:

Applicants are asked to provide:

  • A list of the organizers
  • Proposed title and topic of the lecture course
  • Reasons for holding a lecture course on the proposed topic
  • Information on any competing or similar meetings held in the current, proposed or following year
  • Proposed date and location
  • List of proposed speakers/instructors
  • Draft programme
  • Selection criteria and number of participants
  • Draft budget.

For detailed information on the application process, key dates and required documentation, please consult the application guidelines. Please note that there have been recent changes to the “speakers/instructors” section of the application guidelines.