During our last public Board meeting, the OBF announced two new initiatives that are being proposed for approval by the […]
The Open Bionformatics Foundation (OBF) Event Fellowship program aims to promote diverse participation at events promoting open source bioinformatics software […]
During the OBF’s public Board meeting on September 21, 2021, two new Board members were elected: Hilyatuz Zahroh and Caleb Kibet. Additionally, two proposals were presented; they will be voted on by the OBF membership soon.
The deadline for applying for an OBF Event Fellowship has just been extended to October 4, 2021! The OBF Event Fellowship […]
Date, Time, and How to Join Date and time: 2021-09-21, 17:00 UTC (10am PT / 1pm ET / 18:00 UK) […]
The call for application for the second round of this year’s Open Bioinformatics Foundation (OBF) Event Fellowship is open. Please submit your application before October 1, 2021 (save a calendar reminder).
Please apply via this Google application form: https://forms.gle/7ocmgvypiFHeFNfy7.
The Open Bioinformatics Foundation (OBF) Event Fellowship program supports and encourages diverse participation at events focusing on open source bioinformatics […]
The OBF is committed to providing a harassment-free and respectful environment for all members of our community. To ensure that […]
The following outlines a potential new grant programme, subject to approval by the OBF membership in a formal vote, which […]
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. […]