Promoting Biology

SIBiol actively promotes biology by organising regular activities such as public forums and seminars, teachers’ workshops, as well as an Annual National Biological Convention (ANBC).  Find out more about upcoming activities in the News and Events page.

Research Trust Fund

SIBiol awards annual book prizes in Biology to top students in tertiary institutions, and supports research through the SIBiol Research Trust Fund (RTF).

Biology Olympiads

SIBiol organises the annual Singapore Biology Olympiad (SBO) from which a team is selected and trained to represent Singapore at the International Biology Olympiad (IBO).  Since 2016, SIBiol also runs an annual Singapore Junior Biology Olympiad (SJBO), as a complement to SBO.

SIBiol Prize for Early Career Biologists

In conjunction with our 40th year Anniversary, to recognize the achievements of early career biologists and promote their career development at critical stages in their scientific careers, the Institute is pleased to announce the SIBiol Prize for Early Career Biologists, a single unrestricted cash grant of S$500.00 to be awarded to an outstanding early career scientist (a PhD student or post-doctoral fellow) who is an Ordinary or Life Member of SIBiol, in support of the scientist’s research activities.