Membership ∙ Awards ∙ Grants


Interested in joining the society? New members are welcome! To become a member of the SES, please contact the treasurer, Emanuela Leonetti (address below).

Membership fee
Members: CHF 60
Student members: CHF 30 (for a maximum for three years)
Members living outside of Switzerland: an additional CHF 15 will be charged to those who wish to receive a printed copy of Alpine Entomology

Emanuela Leonetti
c/o CSCF
Passage Maximilien de Meuron 6
CH-2000 Neuchâtel

T: +41 32 725 72 57
F: +41 32 725 70 29


Every other year, the Prix Moulines may be given in recognition of outstanding entomological publications and is awarded at the annual meeting of the Swiss Entomological Society ( The total prize money amounts to CHF 2'000. Only publications dealing with biogeography, ecology or systematics of Swiss entomological fauna are considered. Furthermore, at least one author per paper must be a member of the SES and papers must be published in the two years preceding the year of the award. The next Prix Moulines will be awarded at the 2019 for works published in 2017 or 2018. Please submit your publication as a PDF (or as six printed copies) to the president of the SES by January 31, 2019.


The SES offers small grants to members of the society to meet costs for excursions or traveling. Application for support in a particular calendar year should be submitted to the president of the SES until October 1 of the previous year. Interested persons should contact the president concerning details of the application.