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C2D3 are excited to announce a Seed Fund for Early Career Researchers!

C2D3 will award 5x £2000 Seed Funding to Early Career Researchers. Applications are invited from University of Cambridge Early Career Researchers, with the aim of the grants to provide a step towards an independent research career.

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Applications should focus on cross-disciplinary data science or AI. Preference will be given towards Cross-disciplinary activities that address one or more of the following:

- Foster external industry collaborations

- Involve an additional Strategic Research Initiative (SRI) or Interdisciplinary Research Centre (IRC)

- Increase engagement opportunities for underrepresented groups


Examples of cross-disciplinary projects that could be funded are:

- Building a network to pursue your next project

- Providing a short internship for a PhD student, with yourself as the mentor

- Collaboration with a short industry project

- Host a knowledge sharing event

- Host a skills-development workshop

- An activity that advances the strategic research aims or increases the awareness of an additional SRI/IRC


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