|Early Career Conference Grants 2020 – applications are now open|
Early Career Conference Grants fund emerging researchers who have not yet had the opportunity to travel internationally beyond their region to present at overseas conferences. Applications for the Early Career Conference Grants are now open. 25 grants of up to GBP 2000 are available in 2020.
Eligibility To apply, researchers must: Be employed as a lecturer, research fellow/associate or post-doctoral researcher (or equivalent) at an ACU member university Be within 7 years of the start of their academic career – applicants who have taken a career break and returned to work will also be considered Not have previously travelled for work beyond their home region Already have submitted a proposal to present at an overseas conference How to apply Full details and the application form can be found on the ACU website Applicants are required to complete four short personal statements, upload their conference proposal, and attach a letter of reference from their line manager or head of department. The closing date is 23:59 GMT on Wednesday 25 March.