TL;DR: Nominate candidates or yourself for the OBF board via this form or work with OBF in other volunteer capacities. […]
About three years ago I nervously responded to a blog post from the OBF looking for board member applications from […]
OBF was accepted as a mentoring organisation for Google Summer of Code this year. It was another good year for […]
We are glad to announce that the call for application to the OBF Event Fellowship is now open. The deadline for the application is 1 October 2020. Applications should be submitted via this Google Form.
We are delighted to announce that four awardees, Gigi Kenneth, Armando Blondel Djiyou Djeuda, Edidiong Etuk and Pengfei Fan, have been selected to receive the OBF travel fellowship for 2020 round 1, to support their participation in virtual events.
We are currently accepting applications for the first application round for the OBF Travel Fellowship 2020. Apply here.
During the public OBF Board Meeting held on December 17, 2019, elections were held for five Board members whose terms […]
Among the core values shared across the OBF community are inclusiveness and welcoming newcomers to contribute, without discrimination. Every year […]
A record number of people applied for the latest round of the OBF Travel Fellowship, which closed on August 15, 2019. […]
At the OBF’s July 2019 public Board meeting (held at BOSC 2019), Malvika Sharan was unanimously elected as a new […]
On July 25, 2019, the OBF held a public Board meeting in Basel, Switzerland. Organized as a Birds of a […]
The OBF Travel Fellowship program, established in 2016, aims to increase diverse participation at events related to open source bioinformatics. […]
Above: the old BOSC page. Below: the new one. If you’ve been around the OBF and BOSC community, you’re probably […]
This is a guest blog post from Md Kamruzzaman Sarker, who was supported by the ongoing Open Bioinformatics Foundation travel […]
This is a guest blog post from Lindsay Rutter, who was supported by the ongoing Open Bioinformatics Foundation travel fellowship […]
We have recently applied to Google for the OBF to be part of the Google Summer of Code 2019 programme, […]
We had a great round of OBF travel fellowship candidates in our last round of applications, and after review we […]
We have successfully crowd-sourced a new OBF logo! The process started at the OBF Birds of a Feather meeting at GCCBOSC […]