How to Apply for Our Grants

The Genetics Society offers a variety of grants available to students and early stage researchers, including PI's.

Photograph: Frank Hailer

If you are interested to apply for a particular grant, please log in to your mySociety account where you will be able to submit an application.

Join the Society

If you have any queries regarding the application process or are experiencing any difficulty with your submission, please contact

If you have been awarded a grant and wish to submit a funding claim, please download, complete and return the form.

Find out if you are eligible for support from a particular grant.

View successful grant applicants.

How to write a grant report for the newsletter.

Use of the Gen Soc logo in publicity materials.

Funding available:

Junior Scientist Conference Grant

Training Grant

Summer Studentship

Heredity Fieldwork Grant

Public Engagement Grant

One-off Meeting Sponsorship

New Special Interest Group

Genes & Development Summer Studentship

Communicating Your Science Workshop

Carer’s Award