Payment Methods/Wire Transfer

International Genetically Engineered Machine Competition

iGEM Foundation

The International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) Foundation is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of synthetic biology, education and competition, and the development of an open community and collaboration.

Wire Transfer Payment Instructions

    When submitting payment via wire transfer you must take the following steps:
  • Include your invoice number and team name in the comments section of the wire transfer. This is so that we can correctly apply your wire transfer to your team registration. If we cannot match the wire transfer, your team may not be marked as paid. You can automatically download your invoice from your registration confirmation email.
  • Notify iGEM Headquarters (registration AT of the actual date and amount of the funds being wired.
  • Request that all fees (from both the sending and receiving banks) be paid by your account. Please be aware that you are responsible for the payment for all of the requested items and all bank fees. If the wired funds are insufficient, you will be invoiced for the difference and are liable for that payment. All funds should be in US dollars.

NOTE: Payment is due upon receipt of your online registration confirmation.

Account Information

  • Click here for account details
  • Note: You must be logged in to access account details. Please also be aware that the account details have changed recently, and update the details in your payment system if necessary.

Note that the United States does not participate in IBAN. Therefore, US banks do not have an IBAN number.

Contact iGEM Headquarters at: registration AT igem DOT org or +1.617.500.3106.