Research staff

Graduate School funding

Graduate School Funding: Awards, Prizes & Scholarships 

Research Staff Travel Prize

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The Research Staff Travel Prize offers research staff financial support to attend a national or international conference to present their research, or make a short visit to another institute to use or consult essential resources.

IRCA Award

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The International Research Collaboration Award (IRCA) offers an opportunity to broaden your international experience as a researcher through a fully funded visit, of up to two months duration. The collaboration could be with an organisation based anywhere in the world.


BESTS Travel Scholarships

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Building Experience and Skill Travel Scholarship (BESTS) is a chance to broaden your experience and your network of contacts by giving you the opportunity for a fully funded visit of up to two months duration at a host organisation anywhere in the world.

Interdisciplinary Funding

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Research postgraduates and research staff (R&T 4A-R/4-R/5-R) are invited to apply for pump-prime funding for novel interdisciplinary research project(s) identified at a series of sandpit events.


Research staff

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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