Plant Health Undergraduate Summer Studentships 2019

14th March 2019

The Royal Society of Biology is providing funding for undergraduate research placements in plant health through the Plant Health Undergraduate Scheme

The UK Plant Sciences Federation (UKPSF) invites plant health researchers to submit proposals for one of nine available funded studentships for undergraduates to run over the summer of 2019. Funding for the scheme is provided by Defra, BSPP, N8 AgriFood and the David Colegrave Foundation. Proposed research projects must address at least one of the following themes:

  • Detection or control 
  • Data & modelling 
  • Trade 
  • Host plants 
  • Earth observations  
  • High-risk pests or pathogens 
  • Knowledge exchange 
  • Oak health

Closing date for applications 26th March 2019