Funding for events and meetings


upcoming deadlines: 1 march 2017

SEB Members can submit proposals and funding request to organise a session at the SEB Annual  Meeting. Your proposal and funding request will be submitted to the relevant SEB Section (animal, plant, cell, SEB+).

For each half day session organised free registration is offered by SEB for one keynote and  one invited speaker, as well as up to £500 travel towards travel costs for the keynote speaker.

Annual Meeting Sessions

The SEB Annual Meeting takes place over 4 days and a total of 72 half day sessions are being organised for the duration of the meeting. 

The sessions will cover animal, plant and cell biology, as well as educational topics within the umbrella of our SEB+ Section.

Application Deadlines

Upcoming deadlines: 1 March 2017 for the SEB 2018 Annual Meeting

The SEB Annual Meeting takes place in June/July each year. Session proposals must be submitted by 1 March in the year prior to the meeting taking place.

How to apply

To propose a session and apply for funding please complete the Annual Meeting Session Proposal Form. Return your form by email to with the subject line "Annual Meeting Session Proposal" by the advertised deadline. 

terms and conditions

If your proposal is accepted, a number of Terms and Conditions apply including:

  • You will need to work collaboratively with the SEB in organising the session as follows:
  • - You will be the scientific organiser of the session and therefore you will be responsible for organising the scientific programme - the SEB will be responsible for organising the logistics of the meeting including: managing  abstract submission, registrations, advertising and publicity, budget management.
  • After the meeting you must also send us a write-up on the session

Read the full Terms and Conditions. These are also attached at the end of the application form.

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SEB Gothenburg 2017

Gothenburg, Sweden
3 - 6 July 2017

Raise your profile

"This funding was absolutely invaluable in being able to organise the sessions. Organising these sessions has resulted in significantly raising my profile and direct collaboration between myself and speakers at the sessions.”

- SEB Member -