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Sustainable Conferencing Grants

As part of its Scientific Meeting Grants The Company of Biologists is offering Sustainable Conferencing Grants to help finance innovative ideas that enable biologists to collaborate productively while minimising their impact on the environment.

Sustainable Conferencing Blog

Visit our Blog where we share information on various aspects of event sustainability and new technologies.

Join the discussion

Visit the Sustainable Conferencing Initiative’s Forum to share your ideas and questions with the community.

Travelling Fellowships

Read the experiences of some previous Development applicants, posted on The Node.

DMM Conference Travel Grants

Disease Models & Mechanisms (DMM) offers Conference Travel Grants of up to £600 to early career scientists wanting to attend meetings and courses relating to the areas of research covered by the journal. We also welcome applications from independent group leaders and PIs with no independent funding.

Did you know Scientific Meeting Grants can be used for virtual events?

26 May 2021

Lab closures, project delays, funding concerns and restricted travel – 2020 as a scientist was a tough one. Thankfully, labs are back open and delayed projects are picking up once again. Travel restrictions are still in place however, meaning that in-person events are still a way off. …


You can find more stories from Travelling Fellowship recipients on our stories page.

About Scientific Meeting Grants including Sustainable Conferencing funding

The Company of Biologists uses the surplus it generates for the benefit of biology and the biological community by providing funding to organisers of meetings, workshops, conferences and summer schools in the fields covered by our journals.

Visit our journal websites

Development Journal of Cell Science The Journal of Experimental Biology Disease Models & Mechanisms Biology Open

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