BMS Undergraduate Student Bursary

British Mycological Society

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Grant amount: £800 - £2,000

Deadline: Apr 30, 2020

Applicant type: Faculty Working Professional Postdoctoral Researcher

Funding uses: Research

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Ireland, United Kingdom

Location of residency: Ireland, United Kingdom

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The British Mycological Society offers a number of Undergraduate Student Bursaries to give experience of research in any branch of mycology. The awards will provide support for the student at a rate of £200 per week normally for a period of between 4 and 10 weeks in the summer vacation prior to their final year of study. 

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Supervisors at universities and research institutions within the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland are eligible to apply.
  • The supervisor will normally be a full-time employee at a UK University or Research Institute, as well as a current paid-up member of the BMS.
  • Students must be registered for a degree course at an institution within the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. 
  • Students must take up the bursary during the summer vacation before their final year.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. Applicants for BMS financial Grants must have been an active BMS member for a minimum of 6 months prior to applying for any of the Awards/Bursaries/Funds offered.


  • Overheads will not be paid.
  • Awards will not be made for projects that are a required part of degree work, or expeditions, or for work outside the British Isles.