BES Forest Ecology Group

A British Ecological Society Special Interest Group

BES Mid-Career Grant Writing Retreat, March 2017

The BES is pleased to announce our first grant writing retreat for mid-career ecologists. Designed to focus on funding calls over £500,000 and into the millions, this event is aimed at anyone currently or soon to apply to ERC, NERC, BBSRC or other large grant making bodies.

The retreat will take place over three days from 1 – 3 March 2017 at Chicheley Hall, Milton Keynes and will bring together mid-career ecologists with successful grant winners who will be on hand throughout the retreat to offer advice and support.

Current confirmed speakers include:
Successful ERC funded researchers Dr Emma Sayer (Lancaster University) and Dr Zoe Davies (University of Kent).

NERC funded researcher Prof Alistair Boxall (University of York) and NERC review panel Chair Prof Chris Thomas (Aberystwyth University).

With additional speakers and representatives from Research Councils in the UK and Europe, we’re putting together a programme to provide you with all the support you need in getting that first big grant.

Registration for the event includes all accommodation and catering for the full 3 days, spaces are limited so book now.

Please visit the BES website for more information and to register.


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