News The 2020 GTI external call for proposals is open!

Applications for the 2020 GTI external call are open until 1st July 2020*.

Scientists from eligible partner developing countries of the Belgian Development cooperation (see list below) can apply for a short-term grant to come to Belgium in 2020 for taxonomic training and/or access to collections!

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Release date 30/04/2020
Keywords taxonomy, grant

The Belgian Focal Point to the Global Taxonomy Initiative, CEBioS programme, has officially launched its new call for proposals in regard to ‘taxonomic training and access to collections in Belgium’ for the year 2020.

The 2020 call aims at funding short-term visits in Belgium for students or young researchers (<40 years old) in order to help building their scientific and technical expertise on biodiversity and ecosystem services and/or access collections in Belgium.

Visits must take place before the end of February 2021*.

More information and access to online application form here:


*Please note that dates and terms of both 2020 calls are subject to change as a result of the current covid-19 pandemic..

Please note that this information has expired.