Linnean Society of London: Dennis Stanfield Memorial Fund Grant

The Linnean Society of London


Grant amount: Up to £2,000

Next deadline: Sep 14, 2020

Later deadlines: Sep 14, 2022

Applicant type: Individuals

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: Africa

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

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Overview:

Established in 1972 to celebrate the work of Dennis Stanfield in Africa. The award is recognised as a mark of real distinction and takes the form of a sum of up to £2,000 to assist persons of scientific merit to undertake botanical research on tropical African plants.

Awards are made at (even numbered) two year intervals. 

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

Eligibility:

  • Persons of scientific merit conducting botanical research on tropical African plants.
  • Normally a successful proposal is for basic research in the areas of plant taxonomy and plant ecology.

Preferences:

  • Proposals showing evidence of collaboration with other individuals and organisations will be favoured.