The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust invites applications for its travelling fellowships. These enable British citizens to travel overseas in order to bring back knowledge and best practice for the benefit of others in UK professions and communities. Applications are invited in the following areas of research:
•crafts and makers;
•early years prevention and intervention;
•environment, sustainable living and horticulture;
•medicine, health and patient care;
•new approaches to housing;
•science, technology and innovation;
Applicants must be British citizens, resident in the UK and at least 18 years old by the end of the year.
Grants usually support travel for four to eight weeks and cover economy return flights to the UK, internal travel in the destination countries, and food and accommodation while travelling. Visa fees, vaccinations cost and insurance are also paid for.
Closing date 22 Sep 15