OBF Event Fellowship Application
DEADLINE for next round: October 1, 2020
The Open Bioinformatics Foundation (OBF) offers the OBF Event Fellowship program aimed at increasing diverse participation at events promoting open science practices such as source bioinformatics resource development and dissemination in the biological research community.
These fellowships are available to support both in-person and remote (virtual) participation at events such as conferences, workshops, training courses or collaborative development sprints. See
for more information.
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic induced lockdown and restricted travels, for the second application round of 2020, we are inviting applications from candidates who are seeking financial support to attend virtual events.
Staff scientist or technical support
Educator or lecturer
Affiliation (Please note that your affiliations such as school, college, university, company, or research institute, is required for the reviewers to match your online profile such as GitHub repository or speaker list. This information will not impact the evaluation of your application.)
Are you willing to write a blog post for OBF after the event?
We require that recipients write a blog post after the event. You can write this on your own blog, or send us a post, and we will reference / host it on
. We will not send funds until you have posted your blog.
Yes, I am willing to write a blog post within four weeks of the end of the event.
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