The British Council is delighted to offer its Newton Fund Institutional Links Grants. These grants are available for researchers from UK, Egypt, Thailand and Turkey.
The aim of the grants to build UK-partner country research and innovation collaborations centred on shared research and innovation challenges which have direct relevance to social welfare and economic development.
The British Council is a British organisation specialising in international cultural and educational opportunities. It works in over 100 countries: promoting a wider knowledge of the UK and the English language; encouraging cultural, scientific, technological and educational co-operation with the UK; and changing people’s lives through access to UK education, skills, qualifications, culture and society.
Course Level: Grants are available to pursue research programme.
Study Subject: Grants are awarded in the field of country research and innovation collaborations centred on shared research and innovation challenges which have direct relevance to social welfare and economic development.
Scholarship Award: Size of grant: £50,000 – £300,000.
Number of Scholarships: Not Known
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
- Each proposal must have one Principal Applicant from the UK, as well as a Principal Applicant from the partner countries listed above.
- All Principal Applicants must be Leading Researchers or Established Researchers as defined by the EC here.
- Please see the list of eligible UK research institutions available in the download section below.
Nationality: Applicants from UK, Egypt, Thailand and Turkey are eligible to apply for these grants.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have previous year degree
English Language Requirements: Applicants must be fluent in English.
How to Apply: Applicants can apply via online:
Application Deadline: The application deadline is September 19, 2017.