RSG-Funding program

Thanks to an allocation of funds from the ISCB, the Student Council is providing funding support to selected proposals for events or initiatives from RSGs.There are 3 deadline-based calls throughout the year inviting proposals from RSGs to organise events at their local regions of operation.

11 proposals have been submitted in first call of 2016 out of which 9 events have been funded.The second call is underway.

Spotlight RSGs

Two RSGs are selected as “Spotlight RSG of the year” based on the previous year’s performance.The leaders of these RSGs will be rewarded with a complimentary ISCB membership for a one-year period and they will also receive certificates of appreciation from the ISCB.Last year,RSG-North Africa and RSG-Turkey were awarded as “Spotlight RSGs of the year 2015”.

RSG Leader’s Fellowship for developing nations

2 RSG Leaders from developing countries are awarded fellowship of max 1000 USD to attend ISMB, the major annual meeting of ISCB.

ISCB Community Board

RSGs are encouraged to have public community conversations on community.iscbsc.org.

Upcoming Events

SCS Africa 2017
Directly preceding ISCB Africa 2017
10 October 2017
Entebbe, Uganda

Recent tweets

RT : Program of entrepreneurship session https://t.co/fl0ormKoiz https://t.co/B1ZzXnEJMb
RT : The program for our 2nd RSG Luxembourg national congress looks great! register for free here https://t.co/N1X8BJbo2Y https://t.co/4NwsQErF9C
RT : So Lipman arguably deserves a Nobel for BLAST but we can't vote on that. So let's at least get him this recognition… https://t.co/2mgHprwd4K
RT : Submissions open till Sept 14! Nominate 2016 articles for a $2K & you’ll be entered to win a T-shirt… https://t.co/8zeJCYExVE
RT : Nominate your favorite articles published in 2016 for Computational Biology Research Prize https://t.co/FKqmiGvSyQ