20 FEBS Youth Travel Grants will be available for those who have problems in finding funding for the Workshop.
10 Transcontinental YTFS (Transcontinental Youth Travel Grants) will be available for young scientists (PhD and Post-Docs within five years of obtaining their PhD) from Africa, Asia, North and South America to participate in European Advanced Course and Workshop events. For details see www.febs.org

Applications for a FEBS Youth Travel Grants should be accompanied by:

  • Proof of your membership of a national FEBS affiliated society.

For transcontinental YTFs: should be a student at an institution of higher learning in a country where there is a IUBMB-related international society such as FASBMB (Africa) / ASBMB (North America) / PABMB (South America & Canada), FAOBMB (Asia).

  • A letter of recommendation from your Supervisor or Laboratory/Group Leader.
  • For transcontinental YTFs: A letter from the dean from institute you are working in, as a proof of institutional affiliation.
  • Submission of an abstract is mandatory.


These can be sent to the Workshop secretary by fax (+31 30 2535482), or by e-mailing a PDF or MS-WORD file to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. A number of the Fellowships will be reserved for participants from eastern European countries.