Other Relevant Funding
Deadlines coming up…
Offers support and funding to companies looking to develop biotechnology services that can benefit from using space-based data or capabilities.
(21 January 2019)
Staff at THYME universities can apply for £30,000 – £50,000 to fund proof of concept projects that address one of THYME’s three Grand Challenge areas.
(31 January 2019)
To provide support to promising young women who are already making significant contributions in their scientific disciplines.
(1 February 2019)
To provide financial support at the very early or pre-seed stage of turning research outputs into a commercial proposition. Next call opens 1 January 2019.
(19 February 2019)
To undertake high quality programmes of engagement and outreach while acting as champions for the value of engagement with research in their research community.
(21 February 2019)
Grants are available for stipends of £200 per week for 6 – 8 weeks, and up to £1,600 in total, to support an undergraduate student to carry out a summer lab placement.
(22 February 2019)
Innovative SMEs can apply for a share of £2.5 million to collaborate in research with partners across Europe and associated countries.
(28 February 2019)
The scheme aims to attract outstanding national and international early- to mid-career post-doctoral researchers to expand Australian research capacity in synthetic biology.
(1 March 2019 AEST)
Provides long-term flexible funding for senior career researchers recruited or retained to a UK university or research institution in fields identified as a strategic priority for the host department or organisation.
(6 March 2019)
Aims to identify global research visionaries and provide them with long term support to lead on developing emerging technology areas with high potential to deliver economic and social benefit to the UK.
(12 March 2019)
Supports the translation of research into practical application, including commercialisation. Currently closed but the next call opens 23 January 2019.
(13 March 2019)
Submit research grant applications at any time for consideration on any topic within the BBSRC portfolio. BBSRC Responsive Mode grants include:
- New Investigator Scheme
- Industrial Partnership Awards
- ‘Stand-Alone’ LINK
- Strategic Longer and Larger grants.
(30 April 2019)
UKRI-BBSRC DTPs provide PhD training in areas of research relevant to UKRI-BBSRC’s remit and priority research areas. DTPs also provide a breadth of professional development training opportunities to enhance the capabilities of doctoral candidates and develop a world-class, highly skilled workforce for the UK.
(1 May 2019)
This cross-UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) scheme will support early career researchers and innovators with outstanding potential.
(2 May 2019 – outline proposal deadline)
For talented scholars who have launched a university career but who need to build a team to address a distinct research problem. Call opens in January 2019.
(10 May 2019)
Ongoing Funding Calls…
Enables potential applicants to secure small amounts of funding to carry out preliminary commercial activities.
EU Research and Innovation programme with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020). A useful overview of Horizon 2020 funding, as well as guidance on how to apply, can be found here.
Brings together leading research and business to tackle the big societal and industrial challenges today.
A £1.5 billion fund announced by the UK Government in late 2015 to support cutting-edge research that addresses the challenges faced by developing countries.
Links your organisation with one of the UK’s world-class knowledge bases (a university or research organisation) to power strategic innovation projects, embed expertise and drive commercial growth.
Designed specifically to help companies overcome difficult product, manufacturing or process performance issues.
For transnational cooperation projects between SMEs and at least two KET technology centres, which aim to integrate Key Enabling Technologies (KET) to solve clean production challenges.
The BioBase4SME network intends to help Start-ups and SME to overcome technological and non-technological barriers to bring their innovation to market. The project offers free workshops and professional training, Innovation Biocamps and Innovation vouchers worth up to €100,000.
Aimed at scientists wishing to return to research after a career break of two or more years for family, caring or health reasons.
To enable innovation in small businesses in York, North Yorkshire and East Riding
The Biochemical Society welcomes event proposals from any member of the scientific community (note that at least one member of the event Organising Committee must be a Member of the Biochemical Society).
To support eligible members presenting work at scientific or education meetings. Eligible members may also apply for funding to attend a short course or training event.