Mat Wright 

About the opportunity

COLCIENCIAS is the Colombian Administrative Department for Science, Technology and Innovation. COLCIENCIAS promotes public policies that foster Science, Technology and Innovation development in Colombia, and is working with the Newton Fund to enhance the allocation of research support. Greater research support will promote effective projects that aim to address challenges within Colombian Departments. 

This consultancy opportunity will ask an experienced team of UK and Colombian experts to run project design training in Colombia for Departmental officials, and to produce training material that can be reused after the training. The training and the support materials will impart international project planning best practice, concepts, knowledge and application of methodologies, and speak to the specific project planning requirements in the Colombian research funding system. The objective will be to promote the efficient formulation and structuring of projects.

Budget for service: £36,000

Duration: Until 31 March 2018

Eligibility: Applications open to all UK registered consultants and companies


15 December 2017, 17:00 UK time

How to apply

Please download the attachments below. Read the Request for Proposal document and submit all the required documents by email to uk-pde@britishcouncil.org before the deadline.


Please send queries or comments about this call to uk-pde@britishcouncil.org.