Workshop participants

Mat Wright

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.

Partner Country 


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.

Eligibility Criteria

Other eligibility criteria apply - for full eligibility criteria, please read the guidelines document


09 August 2019, 16:00hrs UK time

How to Apply

Please familiarise yourself with the application process before making your online application. Please follow the steps below: 

  1. Download and read the guidelines document

  2. Download and read guidance notes 
    This provides information on registering and applying with the online system

  3. Download an example application form 
    You will be able to view the application questions on the example application form. Please note that this is provided is for information only and cannot be used to submit an application.

  4. Apply using the online system 
    Registration is required


If you have any questions, please contact

In your email, please specify that you are enquiring about the Researcher Links Workshops call.