Grant Funding from the Society

13th December 2017

The British Society of Soil Science allocates an annual budget for the awarding of grants. The current grants availabe are;

  • Student Travel Grant - available to Student members to help fund attendance at conferences applicable to their research field
  • Field Equipment Grant - This grant is designed to enable institutions to buy field equipment to aid in the instruction and understanding of soil science
  • Innovation Grant - This grant is available to encourage teachers to develop innovative ways of incorporating soil science into lessons.
  • David S Jenkinson Fellowship - this fellowship is available to support early career postdoctoral scientists from the UK to travel to and collaborate with an overseas organisation. It is offered annually to an early career postdoctoral scientist (within their first three years).
  • Brian Chambers Soils Fund - 

It is easy to apply for the grants. More details on the application process can be found here

Click here to see recent reports from those who have received a grant from the Society

We  now have a leaflet to promote the types of grants available. You can download a copy here