Applications are now open for the 2019-20 ICOM UK – British Council Travel Grant Scheme.
ICOM UK, with support from the British Council, is pleased to offer travel grants to support UK organisations seeking to build reciprocally beneficial international projects and partnerships.
The 2019-20 ICOM UK – British Council Travel Grant Scheme will enable recipients to undertake an international visit to meet with colleagues and share skills, expertise and experience. The Travel Grant Scheme supports museums who are starting to develop mutually beneficial international projects and partnerships.
Applications will be considered for grants up to £1,500 per organisation or consortium for visits beyond greater Europe and up to £700 for visits within greater Europe. The total amount of funding available for 2019-20 is £28,500.
The grant will cover the cost of travel, including international and local transport, visas, accommodation and subsistence.
Case Studies from previous grant recipients can be read on the ICOM UK website http://uk.icom.museum/resources/case-studies/
2019 DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS
Deadline for applications: 09:00 Monday 14 October 2019
Successful applicants notified: w/c 28 October 2019
Travel must be completed by: 30 June 2020
The eligibility criteria, guidelines and application form are available on the ICOM UK website at http://uk.icom.museum/about-us/bursaries/