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BBSRC GCRF Strategic Training Awards for Research Skills (GCRF-STARS)

Support to build a portfolio of sustainable and timely training resources to up-skill and develop researchers, graduate students and DAC citizens, with the research skills required to help tackle global challenges. Fund Information Funding body: Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research …
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BBSRC International Workshops

The scheme is aimed at encouraging collaborations between scientists in the UK and abroad, by providing resources to host workshops in any country. Fund Information Funding body: Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) Maximum value:£ 10,000 Application deadline:16/11/2017 Extended …
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GCRF Call for Sustainable Agriculture for Sub-Saharan Africa (SASSA)

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) will soon announce a call as part of the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) to address research challenges relating to the sustainable intensification of agricultural systems in sub-Saharan Africa (SASSA). This will …
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UK-India Newton-Bhabha Joint Call on Pulses and Oilseeds

Funding available to support multi-institutional collaborative applications between UK and Indian researchers to undertake high quality three-year projects aimed at increasing the productivity, resilience, sustainability and quality of pulses or oilseeds grown for food or feed in India. Fund Information …
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BBSRC Launches 17ALERT: Mid-Range Equipment Initiative

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) has launched the 17ALERT: Mid-Range Equipment Initiative to support the purchase of research equipment to develop capability within the UK biosciences research base. It is the second such initiative, following on from …
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Newton UK-China Agritech Challenge Competition

Funding for UK-China collaborative projects that use cutting-edge technologies to solve agricultural challenges in China. Innovate UK and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) are investing up to £8 million (£4 million each) in the Newton UK-China Agritech …
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Pre-Announcement of UK-India Newton-Bhabha Fund Joint Call on Pulses and Oilseeds

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and India’s Department of Biotechnology (DBT) will soon open a UK-India Newton-Bhabha Fund joint call under a new initiative that will address biological constraints on the production in India of pulses and …
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RCUK Technology Touching Life (TTL) Networks

Technology Touching Life (TTL) has announced a call to establish and fund interdisciplinary research networks, jointly supported by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and Medical Research Council (MRC).  The …
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BBSRC Swine and Poultry Research

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) has launched a joint call for research to address challenges of microbial disease in swine and poultry farming in China and South East Asia. The Swine and Poultry Research Initiative will support …
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New Technology Touching Life (TTL) Initiative Workshop Events

Technology Touching Life (TTL) is a BBSRC, EPSRC and MRC joint initiative, which aims to support interdisciplinary research to develop the next generation of technologies that could transform approaches in biological and biomedical research. The Research Councils published a strategic …
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