EFMC International Symposium on Chemical Biology

Jointly organised with the Swiss Chemical Society, Division for Medicinal Chemistry & Chemical Biology (DMCCB)

 Basel, Switzerland    November 16-18, 2023

EFMC Grants

EFMC is funding grants for EFMC organised events with the aim to support the participation of young academic scientists. Upon application, EFMC will cover full registration fees of up to 5 applicants.

To apply for an EFMC grant, please fill in the application form before the deadline and upload your CV, publication list, motivation letter and support letter from the supervisor.

Deadline for application is March 30, 2023 April 2, 2023. Applicants will be informed by email in the course of April 2023.

Please be informed that following new EFMC regulations, only the members of an EFMC National Adhering Organisation will be allowed to apply for the EFMC grants.

DMCCB Writing Scholarships

The DMCCB is pleased to make three grants available for students interested in writing an article on the EFMC-International Symposium on Chemical Biology (EFMC-ISCB), to take place on November 16-18, 2023 in Basel.

These grants are intended for students interested in attending the conference, in exchange of their commitment to contribute, with one or more co-author(s) from the EFMC-ISCB International Organizing Committee, either

  • One “highlight from the DMCCB” article for Chimia (2-3 pages), the journal of the Swiss Chemical Society (one grant), or
  • A conference report (5-8 pages), to be published in ChemBioChem, an official journal of EFMC (two independent grants for two students).

Expected submission deadline for both articles: Feb 2024. 

Each grant will cover actual expenses for travel, registration, and accommodation for one student (up to 1000 CHF per grant). To apply, you must be a member of the Division of Medicinal Chemistry and Chemical Biology (DMCCB) of the Swiss Chemical Society. Please send a short biosketch and a motivation letter mentioning any previous writing experience to , cc  and by June 30, 2023.