International Association
for Open Knowledge
on Invasive Alien Species
Call for Grant Applications - ‘Improving Communication, Action and Open Data on Biological Invasions’
INVASIVESNET is committed to supporting all interested parties in our global community who study and manage invasive alien species.

In 2021, we provide all members of INVASIVESNET with the opportunity to apply for a small grant to fund a project related to one of the themes below.

In offering this funding, INVASIVESNET is seeking to promote and facilitate the development and delivery of open knowledge and data on biological invasions and IAS to all stakeholders globally.

Themes:
1. Organising and facilitating virtual workshops
2. Innovative ways to engage practitioners
3. Virtual bioblitz for IAS
4. Using design for IAS communication

You can apply for a maximum of 1000 Euros. In total 5000 Euros is available for funding projects.

Applications can be sent to Frances Lucy (lucy.frances@itsligo.ie) and Laura Verbrugge (laura.verbrugge@helsinki.fi) and should include:
● Project plan (1-2 pages) including a project description, links to one or more of the four themes, time period, expenditures and expected outcomes.
● CV including a web link to INVASIVESNET profile of the applicant.

Deadline for applications is 15 February 2021.

NB: We do not accept proposals for activities already funded by research grants or other sources. Applications for Article Processing Charges (APC) are excluded from competition.

Call for grant applications 2021.pdf

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