Global Core Biodata Resource Selection 2023
The Global Biodata Coalition is holding a 2023 round of selection for Global Core Biodata Resources. Please see “Global Core Biodata Resources: Concept and Selection Process” for background information. Further details and materials to support biodata resources as they prepare their Expression of Interest can be found below.
8th May 2023 Deadline for submission of expressions of interest.
While near-term dates are defined in this timeline, the more remote dates are to be confirmed. Once those dates are confirmed this timeline will be updated and the changes will be publicised via social media as well as sent directly to all relevant parties.
22nd–23rd February 2023
11th April 2023
Submission of expressions of interest opens.
Request for expression of interest posted on GBC website and actively disseminated to key parties.
8th May 2023 23:59 UTC
Week of 8th–12th May 2023
Week of 19th–23rd June 2023
3rd July 2023
Week of 28th August–1st September 2023 TBC
Webinar for those data resources invited to submit a formal full application.
4th September 2023 TBC
Submission of full applications opens.
1st October 2023 23:59 UTC
9th–23rd October 2023 TBC
30th October–13th November 2023 TBC
20th–24th November 2023 TBC
Q4 Board meeting: 4th–13th December 2023 TBC
GBC Board approves decision for inclusion in list of GCBRs.
Applicants formally notified of outcome.
Announcement of the additions to the GCBR list – GBC website, news release, etc.
Data required for application
A link to the submission system will be here when applications open
A webinar for applicants was run on three occasions in February 2023.
The webinars introduced the GBC and covered the indicators used for selection, the reasoning for choosing these indicators, and the review process that will select the Global Core Biodata Resources.
A recording of the webinar is available here.
Slides from the webinar are available here.