Student Bursaries

The SASBMB council has decided to sponsor a selection of presenting students who are also members of SASBMB. The bursaries will cover the full registration costs for the SASBMB 2022 congress. (Non-members please register via

Deadline for bursary applications: 30 November 2021

Notification of successful applications: 15 December 2021

To apply, please complete and submit the following:

  1. Register for SASBMB 2022 and pay the conference fees.*
  2. Submit an abstract for the SASBMB 2022 as a presenter (poster or oral presentation).
  3. Provide a personal, single-page letter of motivation endorsed by your supervisor or head of department.
  4. Provide a proof of registration for 2021 at your academic institution.
  5. Provide a proof of payment for your 2021 and possibly 2020 SASBMB membership fee.

*The full registration amount will be reimbursed if the application is successful.

For more information, please contact Deveena Naiker –