Systematics and Taxonomy (SynTax) scheme
This scheme is administered by the Systematics Association and the Linnean Society.
- Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)
No. of projects funded
10 - see the Systematics Association website (in external links) for full details.
This scheme is designed to provide short-term funding for preliminary research that will form the basis of novel responsive mode proposals with a substantial systematics/taxonomy/phylogenetic component.
- To stimulate the submission of high quality taxonomy and systematics-related research proposals to the UK's Research Councils
- To improve representation of systematics and taxonomy in the UK Research Council's portfolio