Over 100  young scientists learned about seven secrets of extremely successful researchers

“I think everyone will say that we spent a great time listening and discussing among us the difficult life of early career scientist struggling between science, supervisors, distractions and sense of guilt. It was a mind opening seminar that will help for sure all of us attending it to give a new boost to our studies and research."
 – participant at the "Seven secrets of extremely successful researchers" workshop at the 10th BSSC, led by Hugh Kearns (in the middle) >more

News from projects

29.06.2015 Summary of Fishview Experiments 2014-2015

In the last month of 2014 was received the new Fishview prototype. Since then several experiments have been performed. Enjoy the video-summaries on some of these experiments in the following links.

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24.06.2015 PhD position in Population Genetics within BAMBI

Closing date for application: July 30. We announce a four-year full time graduate student position with a focus on conservation genetics issues in the aquatic environments of the Baltic Sea and freshwater mountain lakes of central Sweden.

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Project blogs

06.07.2015 14:26Summer is coming and Cyanobacteria in Helsinki, Finland (The Model Bacteria - BLUEPRINT) Christofer Karlsson

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Strategic research agenda

Developed together with over 800 stakeholders across the Baltic Sea region, this serves as the backbone of the BONUS programme.

Call information

Copyright Rodeo
BONUS call 2014: Sustainable ecosystem services funded projects have started in April 2015. A further call will open in late 2015.

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Find out more about projects funded from BONUS calls open 2012-2015, as well as BONUS+ pilot projects implemented 2009-2011.


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Find out more about implementing BONUS projects, including scientific and financial management and other information. 

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Young scientists

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Training, blogging and other for the networks of tomorrow's leading Baltic Sea scientists, most recent updates from BSSC 2015.


Moedas_KK_AA_BONUS stand at EUSBSR AF_15 June 2015
In horizon: Commissioner Carlos Moedas, Research, Science and Innovation, European Commission visits BONUS...


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