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    Internal Travel Funds - Global Engagements and GCRF
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    Briefing on internal funding available to support travel to build research collaborations with international partners. This includes developing country partnerships for developing GCRF proposals, as well as strategic collaborations with partners in Europe and elsewhere.

Duration 1 hour

Course Type Presentation

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Research Active Staff seeking to develop international collaborations.

There are two internal funds to support the development of international partnerships:

  • The Global Engagements fund supports Strathclyde Staff to develop and enhance strategic, sustainable, and mutually-beneficial collaborations with leading academic institutions and organisations outside the UK.
  • The GCRF GE Fund supports staff to develop research partnerships to secure aid-funded research, addressing the needs of developing countries. Proposals must be ODA (Official Development Assistance) compliant.

This briefing session highlights the priorities for each of the funds and the resources available.


Participants will become familiar with:

  • The priorities and objectives necessary to secure internal funding for International Partnership Building.

Delivered By: Clare McLaren and Janey Andrews (RKES International)



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When applying for a course, you should note that there will be a £50* to your department if you cancel within 5** working days or you do not attend, and a £25 charge for cancellations/ non-attendance between 6 and 10 working days. There will be no charge for cancellation made 10 or more working days before the event. Notifications should be made to OSDU@strath.ac.uk

A department is welcome to send someone else in your place if they wish without incurring a charge, providing that person has the necessary pre-requisites for the course. In the case of courses split over more than one day, you must attend ALL parts of the course. If you fail to attend any part you will be charged as outlined above.

*This is the standard charge for cancellation or non-attendance of course of 1 days duration or less. For some courses there may be a higher cancellation charge and if this is the case you will be advised of this at the time of booking.

**Any bookings made within 10 days of the event will incur the charges as specified.