PhD Thesis Fund

The NVMM/KNVM science committee provides financial support (€ 250 per thesis) for publishing PhD-theses in the field of microbiology. To qualify for this fund, the applicant should be NVMM/KNVM member and student at a Dutch university or research institute. In addition, the applicant should have presented (oral presentation or poster presentation) during NVMM/KNVM Scientific Spring meetings at least twice, as a first author.

Click here for the conditions, available on the NVMM website (in Dutch only).

Submissions should be sent to the secretariat of the NVMM (not KNVM) at

Hard copies of the thesis can be sent to:

P.O. Box 21020
8900 JA Leeuwarden
The Netherlands