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New SDB Grants Initiatives

Posted by , on 10 November 2015

The Society for Developmental Biology has established several new small grant programs for the developmental biology community.

  • SDB Innovation Grant – to develop innovative tools and methods with the potential to have a broad impact on the developmental biology community – Deadlines: December 1 and May 31
  • SDB Emerging Models Grant – to develop techniques, approaches, community resources, collaborations, and new lines of research to study developmental mechanisms in non-traditional model systems – Deadlines: December 1 and May 31
  • SDB International Short Visit Grant – to help defray travel expenses for investigators from countries in which research in developmental biology is an emerging focus to visit host labs in the US or Canada for short periods of time to learn new techniques or approaches in developmental biology; this new program replaces the Latin American-Caribbean Short Visit Grant program – Deadlines: December 1 and May 31

The SDB Innovation and SDB Emerging Models grant programs require at least one applicant to be an SDB member.  The SDB International Short Visit Grant requires only that the PI of the host lab be an SDB member.

The existing Non-SDB Education Activities and Non-SDB Meetings grant programs will also be continued in 2016.

In order to meet the December 1 application deadline, renew or apply for SDB membership today.

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