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  1. Changes made to SfAM grants programme
    Changes made to SfAM grants programme

    This year, SfAM set up a Grants Subcommittee to review the way we offer financial support to our Members. From January 2017, a number of important changes have been made to the Society's grants to help simplify the application process.

  2. Nominations invited for 2017 WH Pierce memorial prize
    Nominations invited for 2017 WH Pierce memorial prize

    This prestigious prize is awarded each year at the annual Summer Conference to the young microbiologist (under 40!) who has made a substantial contribution to the science of applied microbiology. It is worth £3000!

  3. Report 2015: Autumn Meeting ECS Conference on Impact
    Report 2015: Autumn Meeting ECS Conference on Impact

    The 4th early career scientist meeting was held on October 13th at the Royal Society of Medicine in London on the topic of ‘Impact’.

  4. SfAM Communications Award 2015 Winners Announced
    SfAM Communications Award 2015 Winners Announced

    Congratulations go to Sagar Aryal and Dr Roy Sleator, winners of the SfAM Communications Award 2015 in the "Professional Communicator" and "Scientist" categories respectively. Sagar Aryal, who in his own words is a “Passionate Microbiologist and Scientific Blogger” and Dr Roy Sleator is a lecturer at the Department of Biological Sciences at the Cork Institute of Technology and former SfAM WH Pierce Winner.

  5. PECS Autumn Meeting ‘Current and Advanced Methods in Microbiology’ Report
    PECS Autumn Meeting ‘Current and Advanced Methods in Microbiology’ Report

    The 3rd annual PECS Autumn Meeting was held at the Royal Society of Medicine, with a fantastic turnout of students ready to update their knowledge with a selection of speakers from industry and academia.