Federation of European Biochemical
Societies CONGRESS 2013
“Mechanisms in Biology”
July 6th - 11th 2013,
St. Petersburg, RUSSIA
Main / Young Scientists Forum / Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria

1. Applicants (less than 35 years old) have to be a PhD student or to be a junior postdoctoral fellow within 5 years of finishing his/her PhD at an institution of higher education in a country where there is a FEBS constituent Society

2. Applicants are kindly requested to register and submit an digital form which include abstract as a first author, the motivation letter and CV (Curriculum Vitae), a signed recommendation letter form mentor and a proof of being a member of a FEBS Constituent Society as mentioned above.

3. With the exception of the Committee members, normally no one who has attended a YSF in a recent year or has received a Youth Travel Fund grant in the current year will be offered a place. Normally only 10% of local students will be accepted.

For additional information about FEBS membership, please refer to the FEBS website (http://www.febs.org), where you will find the complete list of countries that have a FEBS Constituent Society (Member or Associated Member Society). The contact information is also in the YSF section of the Congress website. To obtain a valid membership certificate, please contact your Constituent Society directly.

FEBS is not liable for any accidents or mishaps in any events that it sponsors. All participants must make sure they have their own adequate insurance cover (travel and medical). Acceptance of FEBS sponsorship is conditional on the recipients acknowledging that they have responsibility for their own safety and making their own arrangements for adequate insurance cover.