Call for Applications: AuthorAID #TravelGrants and #WorkshopGrants 2016 For #Researchers

See below for information on the 2016 AuthorAID Travel Grants for researchers! Any questions about eligibility or the application should be directed to AuthorAID  Tel: +44(0)1865 249909, Fax: +44 (0)1865 2510600, Email:

Call for Applications: AuthorAID Travel Grants and Workshop Grants 2016 (First Set)

By Ravi Murugesan | Jan. 12, 2016  |

We’re pleased to announce the first set of AuthorAID travel grants and workshop grants for 2016. We plan to award the following grants to people working in eligible developing countries, following a competitive selection process.

  • 12 travel grants ($1500 each): For researchers who have an accepted abstract or proposal to present at a conference. Deadline to apply: 7 February 2016, 10 PM GMT.
  • 12 workshop grants ($2500 each): For experienced researchers or administrators who would like to organise a workshop on a topic related to research communication. Deadline to apply: 21 February 2016, 10 PM GMT.

If you’re interested, please go through the PDF copy of the application form:

Then, when you are ready to apply, please fill out the online application form for the relevant grant:

Please note the deadlines given at the beginning of this post.

Do not attempt to fill out the PDF copy of the form. Use only the online form to apply.

You should be ready to complete the online application form in a single session, as partial applications cannot be saved. Therefore, before you begin an application, please read the PDF copy and prepare your responses to the questions that require some thought.

We will be announcing the next set of grants in June 2016.

All the best!


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