We are currently developing member pages and services, meanwhile if you wish to keep up with the latest news by email please sign up to Announce.

UNDER DEVELOPMENT

 If you have issues logging in please use  http://forum.bcss.org.uk  

Conservation & Research

Applications for BCSS Grants

Conservation Grants

Applications are invited for grants for conservation projects. Applicants should post an outline of their proposed project, with details about the costs, to Mr A. Hill, 8, Vicarage Road, Grenoside, Sheffield, S35 8RG, UK or alternatively send the information electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. A grant will normally be up to a maximum of £2,000 although larger amounts can be granted in exceptional circumstances. At the end of the project an article will be required which will be published in the BCSS Journal or Bradleya.

Research Grants

The BCSS Research Sub-Committee invites applications for grants for research projects that will provide new information on the biology, propagation or cultivation of succulent plants. Research proposals with immediate and direct application to the interests of the BCSS membership are a priority. A grant will normally be up to a maximum of £2,000 although larger amounts can be granted in exceptional circumstances

Applications should be submitted electronically, in rich text if possible please, to the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Otherwise please post five hard copies to 8, Vicarage Rd, Grenoside, Sheffield. S35 8RG, UK.

Proposals should indicate the proposer's experience and publications, a referee, the current state of knowledge on the topic, the proposal and methods (maximum two sides A4), time scale, the amount requested and the use of the requested money.

General Information

Successful applicants will be required, at the end of the research, to provide a short confidential report to the Sub-Committee. Also an article will be required which will be published in the BCSS Journal or Bradleya.

Should further information about an application be required please contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Students may apply for the The Bill Madddams BCSS Travel Award