Care Support Grant 2018

Who can apply: Full, ECS, International and Life Members
Maximum award: £300 for dependent care.
Deadline: Four weeks prior to the start of the event.

The purpose of the Care Giver Support Grant is to assist members with home responsibilities wishing to attend an appropriate one day, applied microbiology scientific meeting by providing up to £300 towards the cost for childcare or other dependant care whilst attending the meeting.

Applicants may apply for this grant in conjunction with the Registration Fees Grant or as a stand-alone grant to help with childcare or dependent care costs while attending one of the Society’s own scientific events. This grant is also available to members currently on maternity/paternity leave.