Baden-Württemberg calls for applications for research funding and 3Rs prize
Author: Sonja von Aulock, ALTEX
The Ministry of Rural Affairs and Consumer Protection of Baden-Württemberg is accepting applications for research funding to a total of € 400,000 and for the 3Rs prize for exceptional contributions to reducing or refining animal experiments in research or education, which carries prize money of € 25,000.
Eligible research projects aim to develop alternatives to animal experiments or to reduce pain and distress of animal experiments in research and education. They must be performed in Baden Württemberg or in cooperation with institutions located in Baden-Württemberg.
The research prize for exceptional contributions to replacing, reducing or refining animal experiments in research or education may be awarded for work performed in any state of Germany, not only in Baden-Württemberg.
Deadline: April 30, 2015
More information: http://bit.ly/1zGVSEo