IUBMB Charity and Donations


The Tatenda Murigo Scholarship Fund

Tatenda Murigo Scholarship Fund

The Tatenda Murigo Scholarship Fund has been created in memory of the late Tatenda Murigo, an Honours student at the University of Zimbabwe who was on the leadership team of the IUBMB Trainee Initiative. She was a passionate advocate for biochemistry in Africa (obituary). The Scholarship will support a female Honours Biochemistry student at a University in Zimbabwe. Make a donation today!


Give to the IUBMB

Support innovative science and make an impact in training the next generation of biochemists and molecular biologists.


Donation Options


IUBMB Relocation Support for Displaced Trainees (currently with special emphasis to Ukrainian trainees)

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The Relocation Support for Displaced Trainees will support graduate students and postdoctoral fellows displaced from their labs because of natural disasters, war, or other events beyond their control that interrupt their training. Funds will be provided to relocate to another laboratory in the IUBMB region to continue their training in the biomolecular sciences.

Africa Initiative

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Support research and training opportunities to biomolecular scientists in Africa


General Contribution to the Society

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Support the Society’s general activities, including education, meeting support, and outreach activities


Fellowship Programs to Visit Lab in Different Country

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Help members from around the world to develop their science and skills working in a different lab worldwide through the Wood-Whelan travel awards program

Help trainees and junior investigators from around the world develop their research training and skills working in a different lab worldwide through the Wood-Whelan and Mid Career Fellowship programs.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program Fund


Support IUBMB programming aimed at increasing diversity, equity, and inclusion in science and society.



Donations to the IUBMB may also be made by wire transfer at any time by contacting the Secretariat. You may also contact the President, if you are interested in making a large donation or naming a fellowship.



IUBMB is a Registered Charity (RSIN 806945138) with legal domicile in the Municipality of Amsterdam in the Netherlands (c/o M.J. Meijer Notarissen N.V., Keizersgracht 695-699, 1017 DW Amsterdam, The Netherlands).

IUBMB Inc. is a Registered 501(C)(3) not-for-profit organization EIN 20-8903490, C/O Costantino Richard Rizzo, LLP, 545 Salem Street, Wakefield, MA 01880