We're pleased to announce the first set of AuthorAID small grants for 2015. This time, we plan to award 8 travel grants and 8 workshop grants following a competitive selection process.
The travel grants ($1500 each) are meant for researchers who have an accepted abstract or proposal to present at a conference. The deadline to apply for a travel grant is 15 February 2015.
The workshop grants ($2500 each) are meant for experienced researchers or administrators who would like to organise a workshop on a topic related to research communication. The deadline to apply for a workshop grant is 28 February 2015.
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:
- Online application form for the travel grant (deadline to apply: 15 February 2015)
- Online application form for the workshop grant (deadline to apply: 28 February 2015)
Please 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 July 2015.
All the best!
(Update on 21 January 2015: List of eligible countries)