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Systematics Research Fund (SRF)

SRF

Systematics Research Fund

The 2015/16 round is closed. For the results click the link below

The results of previous rounds: 2015/16, 2014/15, 2013/14, 2012/13, 2011/12, 2010/11, 2009/10, 2008/09, 2007/08 and 2006/07


SynTax

Systematics & Taxonomy research

This scheme has now finished
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CoSyst

Collaborative Scheme for Systematics Research

This scheme has now finished
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Systematics Association Linnean Society of London

The Councils of the Linnean Society and the Systematics Association jointly administer the SRF fund.

Applications of all nationalities are welcome but applicants must be a member of the Systematics Association or Linnean Society of London. Please note that only electronic applications made using the electronic form below are acceptable.

Typical activities supported include contributions to fieldwork expenditure, the purchase of scientific equipment or expertise (e.g. buying time on analytical equipment), specimen preparation (including the cost of temporary technical assistance), and contributions to publication costs. However, please note that we are unable to fund the cost of article publication charges. Projects of a more general or educational nature will also be considered, provided that they include a strong systematics component. Typical activities not supported include attendance at scientific meetings and contributions to student maintenance or tuition fees. The fund does not provide payments for Bench Fees. Projects already substantially funded by other bodies may be disadvantaged.

Successful projects are selected by a panel of systematists who represent a wide range of conceptual interests and taxonomic groups. Generally applications in the range of £500-£1,000 are preferred, the value of any single award will not exceed £1500.

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Results

The SRF received a total of 149 eligible applications for the 2015/16 round. Thirty one of the applications were funded at a total cost of £31,910. Successful applicants have been informed by email.

The results of previous rounds: 2015/16, 2014/15, 2013/14, 2012/13, 2011/12, 2010/11, 2009/10, 2008/09, 2007/08 and 2006/07

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Contact

Questions about the application procedure can be sent to Dr. Mark Carine

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