SRUK micro-grants

SRUK members submitting abstracts and non-resident in London will be eligible to receive a micro-grant to cover some of the travel expenses (depending on available funding).

Please note that this award is only open to SRUK/CERU members who have paid the membership fees before applying. If you wish to become a member please go to our website or click here.

Applications will open shortly after the outcome of abstract selection (first week of June 2017)

SRUK/CERU offers micro-grants to help members to travel to London for the V International Symposium, where you can present your research work in a multidisciplinary environment and attend the Annual General Assembly.

If you want to apply for one of these micro-grants, please submit: a ONE-page CV (highlighting your role within SRUK/CERU if applicable); the title of your communication (if applicable) and your current affiliation, to microgrants@sruk.org.uk.

We will fund a percentage of the travel expenses depending on the distance. The amount will be approximately as follows:

  • Members coming from Scotland or Northern Ireland constituencies: up to £75
  • Members coming from The South-West, The North-West, The North -East or The Midlands constituencies: up to £50
  • Members coming from Oxford or Cambridge constituencies: up to £15

The number of micro-grants will depend on the funds available.

The selection criteria are as follows:
1- Present your research as a talk or as a poster. You need to submit an abstract in order to be eligible.
2- Seniority: PhD students will be given priority.
3- Involvement on SRUK Working Groups or committees.
4- Distance: attendees coming from afar will be given priority.