The Steve Bishop Early Career Award

This scholarship, worth up to £5000, is aimed at BSAS members in the early part of academic career, such as postgraduate researchers or those within three years of a postgraduate degree.

The award is for specific short research programmes and/or training opportunities in the UK or overseas, with a new academic or industrial partner (the award is to help support a new partnership rather than a piece of work with a current partner on current organisation).

It may also be used to part-fund projects. Funds can be used to undertake any relevant animal science sector.

The funding available is dependent upon the length of the visit.  Applicants may request:

  • up to of £2,000 for projects up to 6 weeks
  • up to of £3,000 for projects up to 3 months
  • up to of £5,000 for projects up to 6 months

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Apply by 28 February 2019

Awards granted from 2012 onwards    Report form for the applicant following the project