To see all of our previously awarded and currently active funded research grants, visit our Research Project’s page.
FBIP Call for Postdoctoral Fellowships for 2021
The call for FBIP Postdoctoral Fellowships for 2021 is now open. More details are available under the call announcement.
Funding Call 2021: Small Grants for implementation from 2022
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSES: The deadlines are published on the NRF General Application Guide 2022
Funding Call 2021: Concept notes for Large Integrated Team Projects
CONCEPT NOTE APPLICATIONS CLOSES: The deadlines are published on the NRF General Application Guide 2022.
FBIP Scholarships for 2020 (CLOSED)
This call is now closed
The FBIP is offering the following bursaries for postgraduate studies for the 2020 academic year:
- 6-12 Honours bursaries at R60 000 each (funding for one year)
- 6-12 Masters bursaries at R90 000 per year for a maximum of two years
- 2-5 Doctoral bursaries at R120,000 per year for three years
Successful applicants will be expected to carry out projects in taxonomy, DNA barcoding, generation of species occurrence records / data or the application / use of such data in addressing questions relevant to global change or the bioeconomy.
The FBIP is offering four (4) two-year postdoctoral fellowships for South African foundational biodiversity information research projects.
Applications for FBIP Concept Notes for Large Grants and FBIP Small Grants are now open, eligible researchers are encouraged to apply.
The Global Biodiversity Information Facility is currently advertising the 2021 GBIF Young Researchers Award in biodiversity informatics.