December 2014

PhD Fellowship Opportunities with Systems Biology Ireland

Mon, 15 December 14 18:35

Calling final year students or Master's students who may be interested in applying for PhD fellowships with Systems Biology Ireland. The SBI grants office would support suitable students through out the following fellowship opportunities:

1. Irish Cancer Society Research Scholarship Programme 2015. 

This scheme  awards up to €30k per annum for a maximum of 4 years to cover stipend ,fees, running costs and dissemination. This call opened on November 14th and closes on January 30th 2015. If successful, scholarships would be awarded in April 2015. More

2. Irish Research Council Government of Ireland Postgraduate Progamme 2015

This programme opens in December 2014 and closes in February 2015. The call guidelines for this years programme have not been published yet but last year the programme awarded up €24k per year for a maximum of 4 years to cover stipend (up to €16k) fees (up to €5750) and other direct costs (up to €2250). The amounts awarded are likely to be in line with these figures.  More.

3.  Breast Cancer Campaign PhD Studentship

This call opens in April 2015 and closes July 2015 with a funding decision made in December 2015. The call guidelines have not yet been published but the BCC award up to £90,000 over three years to cover stipend and tuition fees as well as other direct research costs. More.

Further information can be obtained from Yvonne Smith, Grants Officer, Systems Biology Ireland.