Grants and Funding
Members of more than 6 months' standing can apply for support via any of the funding vehicles that are currently available.
|Scheme||Purpose||Eligibility||Max Amount||Deadline dates||Rules||Form|
|International conference travel fund||Travel to international conferences||All members||£700||1st March and 1st September||Rules||Form|
|Research visit grants||Visit research lab to learn a new technique in the UK or abroad||All members||£5,000||1st February and 1st August||Rules||Form|
|Undergraduate student laboratory experience grants||To provide some financial support for a student who undertakes a vacation lab project||All members||£140/wk (£160/wk- London) for 8 weeks||1st April||Rules||Form|
|Symposium support||Support symposia to promote international Neuroendocrinology||All members||£2,000||Any time||Rules||Form|
|Early Career Researcher Travel Grant||To give travel money to enable postgraduate students and post-doctoral research fellows within 10 years of gaining their PhD to attend the annual BSN meetings in the UK||Early Career members||£150||After the annual meeting||Rules||Form|
|Project Support Grant||To provide support for consumables/other research costs to enable postdoctoral scientists or students to carry out the best possible neuroendocrine research project||All Full members||£7,000||1st February and 1st August||Rules||Form|
|Outreach and Public Engagement Grant||To organise public engagement activities||All members||£500||Any time||Rules||Form|
|Academic Support Fund||To support new academic staff within 10 years of obtaining their PhD, who have less than £100k in funding and/or estrablished academic staff with no current research funding||All members||£10,000||1st May||Rules||Form|
All applicants must have been a member of the BSN for at least 6 months. Please direct all grant applications to the BSN Membership Team at email@example.com.
If you have been awarded a grant you can claim the award by downloading and submitting this claim form along with receipts as evidence of your expenditure, these should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.