Please see the calls currently open, or forthcoming, being offered through the Newton Fund scheme. Some calls are newly opened whilst others have been promoted previously via the BU Research blog. In each case, please refer to the call website for full details including eligibility requirements and thematic priorities:
If you are interested in applying to any of these calls then please contact your RKEO Funding Development Officer, in the first instance.
RCUK GCRF Global Engagement Meeting – applications to attend are now live!
The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) is running a series of international Global Engagement Meetings. RCUK is pleased to announce that the application form to attend the Meetings is now open and can be found at the link below. Applications are open to UK and non-UK academics and non-academics who have an interest in international development research.
More details about the Meetings and application form can be found here: www.rcuk.ac.uk/funding/gcrf/gcrf-global-engagement-events/
The aim of these large scale events is to showcase the opportunities available through the GCRF; to bring together developing country and UK researchers and representatives from other organisations to forge networks; and to discuss opportunities for maximising the contribution of GCRF research into policy and practice.
The Meetings will be held on the following dates and locations:
- Colombia (Bogota) Wednesday 4th-Friday 6th October 2017
- India (Delhi) Tuesday 7th-Thursday 9th November 2017
- South Africa (Pretoria) Tuesday 5th-Wednesday 6th December 2017
Applications are open until Thursday 27th July, and successful applicants will hear in early August.
For all queries and further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
BU Staff – There is no need to involve RKEO in your application but do follow normal overseas travel requirements and faculty approvals.
Please see the calls currently open, or forthcoming, being offered through the Newton Fund scheme. Some calls are newly opended whilst others have been promoted previously via the BU Research blog.
If you are considering applying to any thse calls, please contact Ehren Milner (FM and FMC) or Lisa Gale-Andrews (HSS and SciTech) for further support.