Proteintech bursaries

We are thrilled that Proteintech Europe, in partnership with the British Neuroscience Association, is offering four £250 bursaries to student and early career neuroscientists attending the BNA 2019 Festival of Neuroscience in Dublin.

Deadline for applications = 28th February 2019

These BNA2019 bursaries are offered as part of Proteintech's commitment to supporting early career researchers; the company regularly offers travel grants to talented scientists throughout the year, including awards for the FENS forum and the Society for Neuroscience annual meeting.

To be eligible for a Protinetech bursary you must meet the following criteria:

  • be a PhD student based at a university or research institution in the UK.  
  • be an early career post-doc based at a university or research institution in the UK, where 'post-doc' is defined having completed your highest degree or F2 no earlier than 1 January 2014 (see application form for full definition)

The chosen recipients will each receive a £250 bursary towards the cost of registration, accommodation and travel to the BNA 2019 Festival of Neuroscience.

Send to office@bna.org.uk by 28th February 2019.

Please note that Proteintech bursaries are paid in pound sterling.  Any currency conversion costs will be subtracted from the amount awarded.


Support for these bursaries has been kindly provided by Proteintech Europe, an antibody manufacturer which only sells its own products to maintain the highest level of quality control leading to superior reproducibility and lot consistency. With over 2/3 of the human genome completed, Proteintech have a catalog of over 12,000 antibodies against 12,000 targets and, with its acquisition of Humanzyme, Proteintech now offers the Humankine product line of animal-free human-cell expressed proteins. To learn more about Proteintech and their mission, please visit www.ptglab.com.

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