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Covid 19 - Urgent appeal for multi-ply polypropylene

Medical supplies

There is an urgent need for multiply polypropylene (AKA meltblown fabric). SCI seeks creative immediate solutions to help contribute to coronavirus effort.

SCI's coronavirus statement

In light of developments in relation to COVID-19 and efforts around the world to control its spread, I am providing an update on SCI’s response

Seligman APV Travel Bursary Applications Open

Biotechnology woman engineer examining plant leaf for disease

Are you or do you know an aspiring chemical engineer? SCI is pleased to let you know that The Seligman APV Trust is sponsoring 3 travel awards (of up to £1000) this year.

David Miller Travel Bursary recipient, Jack Rhodes, reports from China

Jack Rhodes

Jack Rhodes was awarded one of the 2019 David Miller Travel Bursaries to attend the International Symposium on Plant Receptor Kinases and the International Symposium on Plant Immunity which were both held in China and reports his experience here.

David Miller Award Applications Now Open

David Miller Award Reach

Calling all young horticulturists and plant scientists! The SCI Horticulture Group has now opened applications for the 2020 David Miller award.

First Call for Nominations - 2020 Graham Lecture

Thomas Graham

SCI's Colloid and Surface Chemistry Group is calling for nominations for the 2020 Thomas Graham Lecture, a celebration of an interdisciplinary mid-career award in colloid & interface science & technology in the UK.

SCI Scholarships 2020 - Applications Now Open

SCI Scholars at AGM 2019

Are you a PhD student approaching your second year of study and looking for financial support to assist with your study costs? Did you know that every year SCI awards Scholarships worth £5000?

Apply now - SCI Travel Bursaries 2020 Open for Application

Solar Glider

Are you a PhD student? Are you planning to travel to a conference or site visit between 1 July and 31 December 2020 and are in need of funds? Then look no further than the SCI Travel Bursary scheme!

Technology is yielding new insights for improving wheat

wheat

Syngenta’s research investment will have farmers set for the future.

The insect snack that could help improve your gut health

Healthy insect snacks

In the last part of our series on insects for food, we look at insects as an alternative healthy snack.