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The Swedish Bioinformatics Advisory program: Application is now open for PhD students!

One of the national services offered by NBIS/SciLifeLab is The Swedish Bioinformatics Advisory Program, where a PhD student can get a senior bioinformatician as a personal advisor for up to two years. 

The deadline for this round of applications is WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 22, 2021. Applications are welcome from PhD students:

  • Enrolled at any Swedish university, at any stage of their PhD education.
  • Within any area of biological and medical research (compatible with the bioinformatics infrastructure).
  • Where both the PhD student and the supervisor approve the application.

To apply, you need to submit a small application about your project and yourself. For more information and an application form, visit:

Successful applicants will be notified by February 15, 2022. 


Get in touch with the bioinformatics experts at NBIS along with other experts from SciLifeLab and NGI to discuss the details about your experimental design and cost estimates for your grant application in relation to any kind of high-throughput sequencing.
You can join NBIS for the national drop-in session here:

Zoom drop-in,14-15, every Tuesday.

You can apply for a free personal consultation request for your bioinformatic needs here: