Awards and Training

BPS has moved to 3 Awards & Training deadlines per year:

1st February: Student Bursaries

Summer Undergraduate Internships

Algae-Video Bursaries (for 2024)
1st May: Student Bursaries

Project Awards

Algae-Video Bursaries (for 2023)
1st November:Student Bursaries

Early Career Researcher Bursaries for the BPS Annual Meeting

Further details of these funding schemes can be found in an updated version of the BPS Funding Guidelines – download here. Applications must be made by the deadline listed through our awards submission portal. The portal is very simple, it requires: 1) your name, 2) your valid email address and 3) a completed application form.

Application Forms

Funding from the Federation of European Microbiological Societies

BPS is an active member of the Federation of European Microbiological Societies which gives BPS members access to the FEMS funding schemes.

Two BPS members were recently awarded FEMS grants.