Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)

BBSRC invests to push back the frontiers of biology and deliver a healthy, prosperous and sustainable future.




Funding opportunities

Pre-announcement: research in cognitive computational neuroscience

Apply for funding to support interdisciplinary collaborations that integrate neuroscience with AI.

You must be eligible for UKRI funding.

Leadership must comprise expertise in both biological and computational disciplines.

Towards a circular bioeconomy for technology-relevant metals and textiles

Apply for funding to use biotechnological solutions that reduce environmental impact in either the textile industry or the recovery of technology-relevant metals.

You must be:

  • at lecturer level or above
  • based at a UK research organisation eligible for BBSRC funding. 

You may be an early career researcher.


Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)
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