Funding for events and meetings


Deadline: 1 march 2018

SEB Members are invited to submit proposals and funding requests to organise sessions at the SEB 2019 Annual Meeting taking place in Seville, Spain. Your proposal and funding request will be submitted to the relevant SEB Section (animal, plant, cell).

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.

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.

Session Topics

The sessions will cover animal, plant and cell biology, as well as educational topics within the umbrella of our SEB+ Section. Session proposals are accepted for Animal, Plant and Cell Biology topics.

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 Florence 2018

Florence, Italy
3 - 6 July 2018

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 -