Travel Grants

Travel grants support participants who have been selected to attend a scientific meeting funded by EMBO

A limited number of travel grants is available for eligible participants who are selected to attend EMBO Workshops, EMBO Practical Courses, EMBO | FEBS Lecture Courses, and EMBO | EMBL Symposia.

EMBO Practical Courses and EMBO Workshops

Travel grants are available to attend EMBO Practical Courses and EMBO Workshops. The selection of awardees is handled directly by the organizer. For questions regarding travel grants for a specific event, please contact the relevant organizer directly.

EMBO travel grants are allocated on the basis of the quality of the abstract submitted, with priority given to scientists from the countries listed below. Travel grants may be awarded to participants from anywhere else only after qualified applicants from priority countries have been considered. Priority is given to participants of any nationality working in laboratories in:

Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Malta, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Turkey.

Specific travel grants and fee waivers are allocated for participants of any nationality working in laboratories in Chile, India, Singapore and Taiwan.

Applicants must justify the reasons for applying for a travel grant and/or a fee waiver when registering for an event.

For a list of all upcoming EMBO Courses & Workshops, please see the events calendar. For each event, you will find a link to the corresponding website.

EMBO | FEBS Lecture Courses

There are FEBS Youth Travel Fellowships available to attend joint EMBO | FEBS Lecture Courses. Further guidelines are available on the FEBS website.

EMBO | EMBL Symposia

There are travel grants and registration fee waivers available to attend EMBO | EMBL Symposia. Further guidelines are available on the EMBO | EMBL Symposia website.