Each year, BIRD awards up to three original (basic or clinical) research projects related to inflammatory bowel diseases with a BIRD grant of 6000 Euros each.
Applicants should apply for BIRD membership and be younger than 40 at the submission deadline.
Candidates who previously applied but did not receive the grant can apply again.
The application for the BIRD grant should be in the following format:
REMARK: do not mention your name or affiliation in the research project
The deadline for the application of the BIRD grant is 15th March 2023.
Please send the application to Ingrid Arijs (COO and Senior PM).
Each application will be evaluated by the BIRD governing board based on the following criteria:
The selected BIRD grants will be announced at the next BIRD General Assembly.
The first part of the grant will be awarded thanks to a legacy received through the King Boudewijn foundation.