Scientific Associations

These associations usually offer a reduced membership fee for students, member’s journals and information on their websites. Some also offer travel or research grants, or award prizes for publications by young scientists.

in Germany

GBM - Gesellschaft für Biochemie und Molekularbiologie e.V. (German FEBS member society)

VAAM - Vereinigung für Allgemeine und Angewandte Mikrobiologie

vbio - Verband Biologie, Biowissenschaften & Biomedizin Deutschland

GDCh - Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker e.V.

DECHEMA - Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie e.V.

VDI - Verein Deutscher Ingenieure


ASM - American Society for Microbiology

International Associations

EFB - European Federation of Biotechnology

FEMS - Federation of European Microbiological Societies

FEBS - Federation of European Biochemical Societies

Eurodoc - European-wide federation of national associations of Ph.D. candidates

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