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


EMBO Global Lecture Courses must take place in EMBC Associate Member States, in countries and territories with which EMBO has signed a co-operation agreement, or in countries eligible for support by EMBO and The Company of Biologists. Details can be found here.

Course organizers can be of any nationality and be based in any country in the world.

The lecture course must cover a topic from the life sciences, and organizers must provide a convincing justification that the course addresses a need in the local scientific community.

For detailed information on the eligibility criteria, including the format of EMBO Global Lecture Courses, please consult the application guidelines (pdf). Please note that there have been recent changes to the “speakers/instructors” section of the application guidelines.