BBSRC funding opportunities and news

UK Animal Welfare Research Network (AWRN)

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


David Phillips Fellowships

Aimed at scientists with a track record demonstrating high potential and who wish to establish themselves as independent researchers.


Future Leader Fellowships

The Future Leader Fellowship (FLF) will provide support for researchers wishing to undertake independent research and gain leadership skills...


Responsive mode application deadlines

You can submit research grant applications at any time for consideration by one of our Research Committees under our responsive mode scheme, on any topic within our portfolio.


Understanding the challenge of resistance in agriculture

The aim of this highlight call is to stimulate innovative research to understand and help address the development in weeds, pests, parasites or pathogens of resistance to agents used for countering them. The intention to submit deadline is 29 March 2017and the application deadline is 27 April 2017.


  • 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.