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EFMC Grants

EFMC Grants 2022: Applications are open!

EFMC is funding grants for EFMC organised events with the aim to support the participation of young academic scientists.

Upon application, a limited number of grants will be covered by EFMC, corresponding to:

  • The full registration fees for EFMC-ISMC, EFMC-ASMC and ACSMEDI-EFMC Medicinal Chemistry Frontiers
  • Up to 50% of the registration fees for the EFMC Short Courses or the EFMC Accredited School

Grant applications for 2022 events are open

  • 9th EFMC Young Medicinal Chemists' Symposium (EFMC-YMCS 2022)
    September 8-9, 2022 - Nice, France
    www.efmc-ymcs.org
    Combined with the grant application of EFMC-ISMC 2022 (Participation to both events is required) 

Once registered in the grant system, you will receive a confirmation email with your data to access your secured page, and upload the following:

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Publications' List
  • Abstract of the Oral Communication/Poster Presentation (not required for the EFMC Short Course)

Important remark: If you wish to be considered for an Oral Communication at the EFMC-ISMC 2022, you also have to register to the conference and submit your abstract via the conference website, before March 15. Payment is not required to submit your abstract and in case your grant application is refused, free cancelation will be offered. 

Please be informed that following EFMC regulations, only the members of an EFMC National Adhering Organisation will be allowed to apply for the EFMC grants.

EFMC Grants 2021

In 2021, the following grants have been distributed:

XXVI EFMC International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry (EFMC-ISMC 2021) & 8th EFMC Young Medicinal Chemists’ Symposium (EFMC-YMCS 2021)

  • Dr Veronica ALCOLEA, UNIVERSITY OF NAVARRA (Spain)
  • Ms Valentina BARCHERINI, IMED ULISBONA (Portugal)
  • Dr Marta BARNIOL-XICOTA, KU LEUVEN (Belgium)
  • Dr Marilia BARRECA, UNIVERSITY OF PALERMO (Italy)
  • Dr Ondrej BENEK, UNIVERSITY OF HRADEC KRALOVE (Czech Republic)
  • Mr Rafael BERMEO, UNIVERSITY OF GRENOBLE ALPES (France)
  • Dr Maja BEUS, INSTITUTE FOR MEDICAL RESEARCH AND OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH (Croatia)
  • Mr Pedro BRANDAO, UNIVERSITY OF COIMBRA (Portugal)
  • Mr Fernando DURAES, UNIVERSITY OF PORTO (Portugal)
  • Dr Joanna FEDOROWICZ, MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF GDANSK (Poland)
  • Ms Eleonora GIANQUINTO, UNIVERSITY OF TORINO (Italy)
  • Dr Laia JOSA CULLERE, IQAC-CSIC (Spain)
  • Dr María MANEIRO, UNIVERSITY OF SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA (Spain)
  • Dr Laia MIRET CASALS, UGENT (Belgium)
  • Ms Vanesa NOZAL GARCIA, CIB - CSIC (Spain)
  • Ms Atefeh SAADABADI, ABO AKADEMI UNIVERSITY (Finland)
  • Dr Stefano SAINAS, UNIVERSITY OF TORINO (Italy)
  • Dr Marta SERAFINI, UNIUPO (Italy)
  • Dr Christian STEINEBACH, UNIVERSITY OF BONN (Germany)
  • Mr Xiao ZHANGPING, UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN (The Netherlands)

Due to the coronavirus outbreak and postponement of the 2020 EFMC Events to 2021, no grants have been distributed. 

In 2019, the following grants have been distributed:

15th EFMC Short Course in Medicinal Chemistry

  • Dr Ornella DI PIETRO, UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE (United Kingdom)

EFMC-ACSMEDI MedChem Frontiers 2019

  • Dr Chiara BORSARI, UNIVERSITY OF BASEL (Switzerland)
  • Dr Sebastiano INTAGLIATA, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA (United States)
  • Mr Gustavo DA SILVA, FACULDADE DE FARMÁCIA DA UNIVERSIDADE DE LISBOA (Portugal)
  • Ms Erofili GIANNAKOPOULOU, NATIONAL AND KAPODISTRIAN UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS (Greece)
  • Dr Stefano SAINAS, UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI TORINO (Italy)

EFMC-ASMC'19 - EFMC International Symposium on Advances in Synthetic and Medicinal Chemistry

  • Mr Niccolò CHIARAMONTE, UNIVERSITY OF FLORENCE (Italy)
  • Dr Margarida Leonor Florindo ESPADINHA, IMED.ULISBOA (Portugal)
  • Dr Jelena KONSTANTINOVIC, HELMHOLTZ INSTITUTE FOR PHARMACEUTICAL RESEARCH SAARLAND (HIPS) (Germany)
  • Ms Vanesa NOZAL GARCÍA, CENTRO DE INVESTIGACIONES BIOLÓGICAS-CSIC (Spain)
  • Dr Charles SKARBEK, UNIVERSITÉ PARIS SUD (France)