The British International Studies Association, Postgraduate Network (BISA-PGN) has funding to support events that enhance the development of the postgraduate international studies research community through one or more of the following:
(a) a postgraduate academic conference
(b) a professional development conference/workshop
(c) a learning/teaching conference/workshop
Up to £1800 is available in total, to be spent between 1st May and 16 December 2012. Any sum up to and including the £1800 total may be requested.
Applications are due by 31st March 2012.
Applicants will be notified of the outcome by the 14th April 2012.
For the upcoming round, applicants are invited to apply using the following format, ideally comprising two pages in total (see attached application form):
2 Convenor(s) and institution/ email contact
3 200 word description (including proposed programme)
4 Proposed location and timing
5 Purpose (100 words) & detail of any other funding
6 Any resulting output (e.g. publication)
7 100 words on how this event enhances the development of the international studies postgraduate research community
8 Detailed budget
9 Nature of participants: number, range of experience, BISA membership
10 Electronic signature and date
Please make sure that all enquiries have ‘Funding Competition 2012’ as the email subject title.