These grants are available to support research capacity building in lower-income economy parts of the world (as classified by the World Bank).
The grants will support either a visitor from a lower-income economy country to a host laboratory in a higher-income economy country in order to learn methods. Alternatively, the grants will support a person based in a higher-income economy visiting a lower-income economy country to assist with the set-up of research.
What will the grant cover?
- Up to £2,000 is available per grant. However applications are invited for smaller amounts of funding.
- The Travel Award for International Skills and Knowledge Exchange should last between two and four weeks.
- This grant is intended to cover reasonable travel, accommodation, and subsistence costs during your visit.