Founded January 10, 1978, based in Leiden.
The Foundation to promote Electron Microscopy in the Netherlands (SEN) was founded with the goal of managing the finances of the Dutch Society for Microscopy (NVvM) and using it for its purpose. The SEN works in concert with, and in line with the NVvM but is autonomous in the choice of the use of its funds.
The SEN awarded the following grants and awards:
1. Course grants
2. Publication grants
3. SEN price