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Special opportunities

Specific initiatives open for applications across the whole of BBSRC including opportunities in working with business and international funding.

Current opportunities (by application deadline)

Copyright: Tom Ashton Global Research Partnership Aquaculture call 

Full application deadline (invite only):

Agri-Tech Catalyst 

Industrial research expressions of interest deadline:

Strategic Longer and Larger grants (sLoLas). Aurelio Scetta. Thinkstock Strategic Longer and Larger Grants (sLoLas) 

Outline proposal deadline:

Impact Awards for KEC professionals Impact Awards for KEC professionals 

Application deadline:

Enterprise Fellowships Enterprise Fellowships 

Application deadline (spring call):

Copyright: iStock A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life Joint Programming Initiative (JPI HDHL) 

Pre-proposal application deadline: 28 April 2015, 3pm

Developing non-animal technologies Developing non-animal technologies 

Registration deadline: 29 April 2015, noon
Expressions of interests application deadline: 6 May 2015, noon

Biotechnology Young Entrepreneurs Scheme 

Application deadline: 29 May 2015

Future Leader Fellowship Future Leader Fellowship 

Application deadline: 4 June 2015

Advances in animal welfare research - 18 March 2014. Thinkstock Animal Health and Welfare (ANIHWA) ERA Net 

Full proposal application deadline (invite only):

Flexible Interchange Programme FLexible Interchange Programme (FLIP) 

Application deadline: 15 July 2015

Modular Training Partnerships Modular Training Partnerships 

Application deadline: 15 July 2015

UK scientists publish draft sequence coverage of wheat genome BBSRC/EMBRAPA joint wheat call – pump-priming awards 

Full application deadline (invite only):

BBSRC-Brazil (FAPESP) joint funding of research BBSRC-Brazil (FAPESP) joint funding of research 

Application deadline: as per next responsive mode

FAPESP Pump-Priming Awards (FAPPA) FAPESP Pump-Priming Awards (FAPPA) 

Application deadline: apply at any time (at least 12 weeks before the proposed start of the project)

Follow-on Funding Follow-on Funding Pathfinder 

Application deadline: apply at any time

Industrial Partnership Awards Industrial Partnership Awards 

Application deadline: as per next responsive mode

International Scientific Interchange Scheme (ISIS) International Scientific Interchange Scheme (ISIS) 

Application deadline: apply at any time (at least 6 weeks before travel)

Knowledge Exchange and Commercialisation Seminars Knowledge Exchange and Commercialisation Seminars 

Application deadline: apply at any time

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships Knowledge Transfer Partnerships 

Application deadline: apply at any time

New Investigator Scheme New Investigator Scheme 

Application deadline: as per next responsive mode

Professional Internships for PhD Students Professional Internships for PhD Students 

Application deadline: apply at any time

Returners to Research Fellowships Returners to Research Fellowships 

Application deadline: apply at any time

'Stand-alone' LINK 'Stand-alone' LINK 

Application deadline: apply at any time

Future opportunities (by call opening)

Diet and Health Research Industry Club (DRINC) Diet and Health Research Industry Club (DRINC) 

Outline call opens: 5 May 2015

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