Opportunity type

Grant to attend Researcher Links workshop. Includes all costs associated with transport, accommodation and meals. Travel and medical insurance not covered.

Workshop information

Title: The impact of social media upon corporate and marketing communication in Thailand and UK: Developing collaborative research programmes with reference to young people and their relationships with Government and other major organisations.

You can download a draft programme of the workshop here.

Location: Swissotel Nai Lert Park, Bangkok, Thailand 

Date: 2-4 November 2014

Organisers: Bournemouth University, Chulalongkorn University

Funders: British Council, Thailand Research Fund

Important dates

Deadline for applications: 22 September 2014 (extended from 12 September)

Workshop dates: 2-4 November 2014


  • Applications must be submitted using the Researcher Links application form.
  • Application must be submitted by the above deadline.
  • Participants must be early career researchers: early career researchers are defined as holding a PhD (or having equivalent research experience) and having up to 10 years post-PhD research experience. They are equivalent to the ‘Recognised Researcher’ and sometimes ‘Experienced Researcher’ categories in the EU framework for researchers’ careers. Consideration will be given to researchers with more than 10 years post-doc experience that have taken extended career breaks.
  • Participants must have a research or academic position (a permanent post, research contract, or fellowship etc) at a recognised research institution either in the UK or in Thailand.

How to apply

Applications must be made by downloading and completing the application form below. Completed applications must be sent to either twatson@bournemouth.ac.uk (UK) or Jirayudh.S@chula.ac.th (Thailand).