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Engineering Biology in Cambridge


£2000 funding for early career researchers working on on cross-disciplinary data science or AI to provide a step towards an independent research career.

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  • Deadline: 27th June
  • Funding: up to £2000
  • Location: Cambridge University

C2D3 are excited to announce a Seed Fund for Early Career Researchers! C2D3 will award 5x £2000 Seed Funding to Early Career Researchers. Applications are invited from University of Cambridge Early Career Researchers, with the aim of the grants to provide a step towards an independent research career. 

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Applications should focus on cross-disciplinary data science or AI.  Preference will be given towards Cross-disciplinary activities that address one or more of the following: 

Examples of cross-disciplinary projects that could be funded are: 

  • Building a network to pursue your next project 
  • Providing a short internship for a PhD student, with yourself as the mentor 
  • Collaboration with a short industry project 
  • Host a knowledge sharing event 
  • Host a skills-development workshop 
  • An activity that advances the strategic research aims or increases the awareness of an additional SRI/IRC

C2D3 can help provide administration support during your project, including venue hire, catering arrangements, hosting an event website etc. Please discuss with C2D3 should you have any queries.

Please note: preference will be given to "cross-disciplinary activities that involve an additional Strategic Research Initiative (SRI) or Interdisciplinary Research Centre (IRC)". This includes the Enginerring Biology IRC, so if you are looking to apply please get in touch with us at to see how we can support your application.

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