BBSRC funding opportunities and news

UK Animal Welfare Research Network (AWRN)

Call for members status: Open
Application deadline: January 2019 TBC

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Pre-announcement: BBSRC-FAPESP Joint Pump-Priming Awards for AMR and Insect Pest Resistance in Agriculture

BBSRC in the UK and the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) in Brazil are pleased to pre-announce a joint Newton Fund call for collaborative research proposals focussing on Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR) and insect pest resistance in agriculture, opening in September 2017. BBSRC has up to £2.5 million to commit to this call with a matched research contribution funded by FAPESP.

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Japan Partnering Awards

Japan Partnering Awards funds travel, subsistence and workshops up to £50,000 over a 4-year period to set up partnership links between UK and Japanese life science laboratories

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Other Countries Partnering Awards

Other Countries Partnering Awards funds travel, subsistence and workshops up to £30,000 over a 4-year period to set up partnership links between UK and US life science laboratories

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United States Partnering Awards

United States Partnering Awards funds travel, subsistence and workshops up to £50,000 over a 4-year period to set up partnership links between UK and US life science laboratories

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  • WestBio Studentships

  • How to Apply

    This programme is not accepting applications at present

  • PIPS

    PIPS is a three-month professional internship in a non-academic setting, providing BBSRC DTP students with work experience in a professional setting that is not related to their PhD.