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BBSRC enterprise fellowships

Apply for funding to create a business, building on your previous BBSRC-funded research.

The fellowship provides:

  • a year’s salary
  • access to mentors, business experts and professional advisors
  • tailored business training.

This opportunity is open to UK researchers.

Investigating the mechanisms to prevent hypersensitivities to food

Apply for funding to reduce and prevent food hypersensitivities.

UK-based researchers must apply as part of a transnational consortium.

Projects should focus on one or more of the following:

  • mechanisms that induce or prevent food intolerance or allergies
  • improving detection of adverse reactions
  • the impact of food ingredients and processing.

BBSRC Discovery Fellowship 2021

Apply for a fellowship to support your first steps into independent research and gain leadership skills.

You must have completed a successful PhD viva by 30 November 2021.

This is the only Discovery Fellowship opportunity open in 2021.

Expression of interest: transforming UK food systems for health and environment

Apply for funding to support interdisciplinary research aiming to transform the UK food system for healthy people and a healthy environment.

Your project can be led by an eligible UK-based researcher in any discipline and must collaborate with at least one stakeholder organisation.

This funding is from the Strategic Priorities Fund.

Interventions to reduce antibiotic resistance or transmission

Apply for funding to develop or test interventions to reduce the transmission of antibiotic resistance.

UK-based researchers must apply as part of a transnational consortium.

Your project must focus on at least two One Health areas:

  • human health
  • animal health
  • environmental health.

BBSRC collaborative training partnerships

UK registered businesses can apply for funding to set up and run collaborative training partnerships, in collaboration with research organisations. These partnerships should address industrial research challenges.

Lead applicants should not be eligible for UKRI or BBSRC grant funding.

UKRI-BBSRC collaborative training partnerships

The UKRI-BBSRC Collaborative Training Partnerships (CTP) scheme is a doctoral training programme directed at industrial research challenges and delivered by consortia led by businesses in collaboration with Research Organisations.

UKRI-SBE lead agency opportunity

The UKRI-SBE lead agency opportunity allows UK and US-based researchers to submit a collaborative proposal that will go through a single review process. Grants are funded through existing funding programmes at the relevant lead agency.

Daphne Jackson fellowship

These fellowships are for those looking to return to a research career after a break. Fellowships combine a personalised retraining programme with a challenging research project. They are flexible, usually lasting two years at 0.5 full-time equivalent, although some UKRI funders may award longer.

BBSRC standard research grant

You can apply for research grants at any time in any area within the remit of BBSRC. BBSRC funds research in plants, microbes, animals (including humans), and the tools and technology underpinning biological research from the level of molecules and cells, to tissues, whole organisms, populations and landscapes.

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