DEADLINE EXTENDED – “LEIBNIZ RESEARCH AWARD 2020” – NEW APPLICATION DEADLINE: 2nd August 2019

The Research Award of the Leibniz Alliance “Bioactives and Biotechnology“ award honors outstanding scientific personalities active in a research topic covered by the Alliance. A formal connection or cooperation with a member of the Leibniz Association or the Alliance is not required but valued. The prize includes € 2,000 prize money, a Leibniz medal, a certificate, and an invitation to the next conference “Wirkstofftage covering travel expenses.

 

Congratulations to the new seed money project teams!

Spring 2019:

  • M. Dippe, IPB Halle / J. Thiele, IPF Dresden
    Trägergebundene Biokatalyse an magnetischen Oberflächen
  • Dr. Hajo Kries, HKI – Dr. Erik Freier, ISAS
    Enzyme evolution by catalysis enhanced diffusion (EVO-DIFF)
  • Dr. Elodie Mohr, DRFZ – Dr. Jens Peter von Kries, FMP
    Compound screening to target CXCR3+ plasma cells in autoimmunity and multiple myeloma.

 

THE ALLIANCE WELCOMES NEW IT-COLLEAGUE AT IPB IN HALLE:

Fabian Mauz will support Bioactives Cloud-Team

Mr. Fabian Mauz has joined the IPB beginning of June 2019. He studied economic informatics at the Martin Luther University in Halle with specialisation in mathematical optimisation and statistics. He has 10 years of work experience as a software developer with JAVA and MATLAB (Price [it],Halle). Email: fabian.mauz@ipb-halle.de

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NEW – “LEIBNIZ BIOTECHNOLOGY PROCESS 2019” – APPLICATION DEADLINE: 2nd September 2019

To honor the important field of new biotechnological processes, the Alliance will award the Prize “Leibniz Biotechnology Process 2019”.

As in the case of the prize “Leibniz Drug of the Year”, the research results submitted should not be older than 5 years and can be performed either by one scientist individually or a team of up to 5 persons, who were working at a Leibniz Institute at the time the research was done. Both self applications and suggestions of potential candidates are possible. Please submit a one-page rationale (Arial 11 pt) in English along with a pdf-document of the respective achievement (patent, publication, etc.). All applicants agree to a publication of their names, photographs and application information. The laureate(s) provide(s) information (e.g. pictures, graphics, text material, etc.) and grants copyright free of charge to the Leibniz Association and the Research Alliance for promotion purposes. The prize winner(s) will receive a medal, a certificate and 2.000 Euro prize money. The laureate(s) will be invited to the next alliance‘s conference “Wirkstofftageto present their work.

Please send your applications per Email to: wirkstoffe@ipb-halle.de

 

SEED MONEY PROJECTS – INCREASED FUNDING IN 2019: 10,000 €/project, next call: Fall 2019

The Leibniz Research Alliance calls for proposals for funding of short term scientific projects between two or more institutes of the alliance. The maximum budget pro project is in this call € 10.000 €.

Submission deadline: 09.09.2019

Contact: wirkstoffe@ipb-halle.de

Please use the attached template for the proposal (not longer than 1 pages). All information and the template for download is available here: Seed-Money_Vorlage-Antrag_Template-Proposal.

The elected committee will decide about funding and you will be informed thereafter.