The purpose of this grant is to support early career principal investigators by providing supplemental laboratory funding. Applicants must have started their first independent research laboratory within the last 5 years.

The applicant should provide the following:

  • Description of current research project(s)
  • Proposal indicating how the funds will be spent and their significance to the project(s)
  • Letter of support and statement of the independent status of the applicant (e.g. from the departmental chair)
  • Publications list
  • CV

Funds cannot be spent on travel or conference related expenses. Preference will be given to early career investigators who have not previously received, nor expect to receive, substantial support from other sources. The institution must agree that no indirect costs/overheads will be charged.  A grant report must be submitted to the IBRO Secretariat within 12 months after receiving the funds.

Applications dates:
To open April 2022

Grant amount: 5000€

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