We've got the first winner of our Sparrho Early Career Researcher Prize in 2020!

Sparrho awards £300 to PhD students and postdocs to attend an academic conference of their choice. Today we introduce our first winner of the Sparrho Early Career Researcher Prize in 2020 - congratulations to Ibikunle Olaleru!

Ibikunle Olaleru - 1000x1000Our warmest congrats to Ibikunle Olaleru who will bag our £300 conference grant which will help him to present at the 12th World Rabbit Congress 2020 in Nantes, France. 🇫🇷 

Ibikunle is a PhD candidate at the Ibadan University, Nigeria, who specialises in agricultural biochemistry & nutrition. His goal is to improve livestock productivity by enhancing their nutrition with composite sweet potato meals.

Read more about Ibikunle's research:

"Performance of rabbits fed two composite sweepotato meal".

Are you a PhD or postdoc keen to share your research at a conference? Learn more about the £300 Sparrho Researcher Prize.


Big cheers to our four runner ups of January 🙌

Intracellular Survival of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by an Antacid Defense by Jeffrey Buter

The Upanishadic theory of action by Aditya Angiras

Kill Switch – a novel technology to knockdown viral infections by Rekha Kandaswamy

Epigenetic basis of variable response to exercise training by Macsue Jacques


by Sparrho

Steve, the sparrow, represents contributions from the Sparrho Team and our expert researchers. We accredit external contributors where appropriate.