Researcher Links Workshops bring together early-career researchers from the UK and a partner country to make international connections that can improve the quality of their research.
Applications are made on a bilateral basis by senior researchers. Once funded, grants are available for early-career researchers in the UK and the country hosting the workshop to attend.
Priority areas: Partner countries may specify priority areas and will only accept applications within these. Priority areas are listed in the guidelines document.
Workshops can be proposed between the UK and Russia. Please note a separate call for Researcher Links Workshops is open under the Newton Fund with different partner countries - click here for more details.
- Leading or Established Researchers can apply to be Principal Applicants (as defined by the EC - download information here).
- Each proposal must have one Principal Applicant from the UK, as well as a Principal Applicant from the partner country listed above.
- Please download and view the list of eligible UK research institutions.
Other eligibility criteria apply - for full eligibility criteria, please read the guidelines document.
This call is now closed
Information for applicants
If you have submitted an application, you will receive further communication regarding the eligibility outcome of your application by early September 2019.
Please expect to receive an email from GMT.firstname.lastname@example.org - please check your spam/junk folder and add this email address and UK-Researcherlinks@britishcouncil.org to your safe senders list for future email communications.
If you have not received an email by early September, please email UK-ResearcherLinks@britishcouncil.org quoting your application ID reference number.