UC Berkeley-Chile Seed Funds

Chile’s National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research (CONICYT) offered seed funds to enable UC Berkeley and Chilean faculty/researchers to launch early-stage collaborative research projects. Applicants are encouraged to involve UC Berkeley and Chilean students in their projects.

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UC Berkeley professor Randy Schekman in Chile. (Photo courtesy of Christian Wilson.)UC Berkeley professor and Nobel laureate Randy Schekman in Chile as part of a CONICYT-funded project. (Photo courtesy of Christian Wilson.)