BIAA Large Research Grants

  • Call opened: 24/02/2021
  • Deadline: 28/04/2021

Eligibility Summary

Please note that, ordinarily, all grant funding should be spent by 31st March 2022.  If, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, this proves to be infeasible, the BIAA will consider and approve applications for deferral on a case-by-case basis.

Project Directors of any nationality working in the UK or abroad for a UK Higher Education Institution, as well as researchers directing projects that are based formally and demonstrably in the UK, are eligible to apply for a BIAA Research Grant of up to £20,000.  Projects should be located within the field of the arts, humanities and the social sciences and should be related to and/or undertaken in Turkey and the Black Sea region.

It is essential that applicants read these notes and the accompanying conditions of awards before completing the application form.  Applicants in any doubt about their eligibility or any other aspect of their application are advised to contact the British Institute at Ankara (BIAA), where staff will be pleased to assist. The Institute welcomes applications for research that fits within one of the Strategic Research Initiatives currently sponsored by the Institute.  More information about the current Strategic Research Initiatives can be found on the BIAA website:

The deadline for receipt of applications and references is 28 April 2021. The BIAA Research Committee will consider all applications received before this date.  Research funded by the Institute under this call for applications must be undertaken in the period between May 2021 and March 2022.

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