Young Researchers Award

Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)

Young Researchers Award

Call for Proposals


The GBIF Governing Board has established the Young Researchers Award to foster innovative research and discovery in biodiversity informatics by graduate students who are deploying GBIF-enabled data in master’s and doctoral programmes at universities in GBIF Voting and Associate Participant countries.

Full details are available in the following document: GBIF Young Researchers Award 2013. [PDF - 224kb]

Deadline for national submission of applications:

1st March 2013

Applications to be sent to:

Dr.Liam Lysaght,

National Biodiversity Data Centre,


WIT West Campus,

Co. Waterford,