Researcher Links grant calls 2020
New grant calls for Researcher Links are expected to open on 20 April 2020 (12.00 UK time), and will remain open for 8 weeks.
Countries taking part are likely to be:
- Newton Fund Researcher Links Travel Grants: South Africa
- Newton Fund Researcher Links Workshops: India
- Newton Fund Researcher Links Workshops: China, Philippines
- Researcher Links Workshops: Russia
Full details will be available when the calls are launched, and will be on our Current Opportunities webpage.
Response to Covid-19
The British Council is aware that the ongoing situation regarding Covid-19 has significantly impacted the research and innovation community. We are committed to ensuring that people all over the world have access to education and remain connected, and we aim to continue to provide opportunities for researchers around the world during a difficult and unpredictable time.
Researcher Links provides researchers with travel grants and funding for workshops. The British Council runs Researcher Links in partnership with research and higher education institutions in selected partner countries around the world.
We also deliver Researcher Links under the Newton Fund.
Travel grants and workshop grants
Researcher Links travel grants provide financial support for early career researchers so that they can spend one month or longer abroad.
Find out how Researcher Links supported Turkish researcher Ali Büyükkileci to undertake a placement in Reading University in the UK in this article on the Euraxess website.
Researcher Links workshop grants provide financial support for workshops for early career researchers.