Federation of European Biochemical
Societies CONGRESS 2013
“Mechanisms in Biology”
July 6th - 11th 2013,
St. Petersburg, RUSSIA

Online Application

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Dear Young Scientists,

It is our great honor to invite you to participate in the 13th Young Scientists Forum (YSF), which will be held from 3rd till 6th of July 2013 in the Northern Capital of the Russian Federation, St. Petersburg. Before abstract submission all YSF fellows are kindly requested to check 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 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. The application is free of charge.

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.

In order to facilitate the registration and selection of YSF fellows, the Local Organizing Committee kindly asks you to fill out a specialized YSF digital form. Please notice that you will need to install Adobe Acrobat version 8.0 or higher to fill in the form. Make sure that you have filled fields on all five pages of the form. After the form is completed, click the «Submit form» button, then type your EMail address and name in the pop-up window and click «Send». If you use any mail agent software (MS Outlook, Mail.app, The Bat!, Outlook Express, Thunderbird and etc.) choose «Desktop Email Application» and the mail will be generated automatically. If you prefer to use web-based applications choose «Internet Email» to generate a new .pdf file. Please send this file to ysf.febs2013@gmail.com. For additional information please refer to Adobe Acrobat guides or watch a tutorial video.

The final E-Mail should contain 3 files: filled digital form, signed recommendation letter from your mentor and proof that you are member of a FEBS Constituent Society. The subject of the letter should be the following: YSF registration NAME SURNAME.

Please note that in case of multiple submissions from the same laboratory only one YSF fellow will be selected. Also note that one mentor may sign only one recommendation letter.

Application submission is closed