Funding

Outcome: 3rd Annual Seedcorn Fund 2017

Posted on 15 June 2017 by Amy Baldwin

Contributors: Liliana Ordonez and Amy Baldwin The Annual Post-doc Seedcorn Fund gives BIOSI research staff the opportunity to develop their own research interests. Launched at this year’s Research Day, the Cardiff School of Biosciences generously increased its support of the scheme to £20,000 this year from £12,000 previously. The additional funding enabled research staff to
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NEWS: 2nd Annual Post-doc Seedcorn Fund – outcome

Posted on 21 June 2016 by Andrew Hollins

2nd Annual Post-doc Seedcorn Fund outcome The Biosciences Research Staff Group is delighted to announce that the following eight researchers will receive a BIOSI Post-doc Seedcorn fund award. Many congratulations to (in alphabetical order): Amy Baldwin Cerith Jones Christian Schnell Michail Kukarsky Monika Jakubowska Pawel Ferdek Polina Yarova Rhiannon French
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INTERVIEW: Why apply for the seedcorn fund?

Posted on 2 June 2016 by Maddy Young

With the announcement of the 2nd Annual Seedcorn Fund, we asked one of the 5 recipients of last year’s seedcorn fund to describe what the money meant to him.  Sean’s successful seedcorn fund application was entitled “Understanding the role of mechanobiology in the early stages of pancreatic cancer”, and he used the money awarded to
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NEWS – “Untangling the Volcanic Earthworm Genome”

Posted on 19 May 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Researchers within the School have taken their research into the crowd funding space and through an experiment.com project campaign. They are seeking $5000 to support the project that is outlined below in a summary provided by Luis and Dave – Biosciences Research Staff who have been leading the funding campaign. Read, enjoy, engage, and perhaps get behind
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2nd Annual Post-doc Seedcorn Fund

Posted on 12 May 2016 by Maddy Young

The Biosi Research Staff Group are pleased to be able to announce the call for applications for the 2nd Annual Post-doc Seedcorn Fund. There are up to 6 grants of up to £2,000 each available, and it is open to all post-docs within Cardiff University School of Biosciences who have more than 2 years experience.
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