Thirtieth International Geographical Congress Award

Royal Geographical Society

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Deadline: Oct 31, 2020

Grant amount: Up to £750

Fields of work: Geography

Applicant type: Postdoctoral Researcher, Faculty

Funding uses: Conference

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United Kingdom

Location of citizenship: Europe, United Kingdom

Degree requirements: Applicants must be within 6 years of receiving their PhD

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Overview:

About the Award

The awards are for early career researchers (post PhD) currently affiliated with a UK Higher Education Institution. Applicants must be UK/EU nationals. Preference will be given to applicants within 6 years of completion of a PhD, presenting papers and seeking to cover travel expenses, although help with conference fees, accommodation, and maintenance costs will also be considered. Applicants must demonstrate the geographical nature of both the conference and the work they will present.

Priority will be given for conferences outside Europe and North America. Attendance at AAG, CAG or the RGS-IBG Annual Conference is not eligible for support from this award.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be UK/EU nationals. 
  • Applicants must currently be employed by a UK Higher Education Institution .
  • Attendance at AAG , CAG or the RGS - IBG 
  • Applicants must  demonstrate the geographical nature of both the  conference and the work  they will present. 

Preferences:

  • Priority will be given to  early career researchers  presenting papers and  seeking to cover travel  expenses, although help with conference fees,  accommodation, and maintenance costs will also  be considered.
  • Priority will be given for conference s outside  Europe and North America. 

Ineligibility:

  • Annual Conference is not eligible for support  from this award

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