The International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA) is a collaborative platform for policy makers, practitioners, national academies, and academics to share experience, build capacity and develop theoretical and practical approaches to the use of scientific evidence in informing policy at all levels of government.
In line with this mission, INGSA is offering six professional development and research grants of €15,000 each, to support early-to-mid career researchers or policy practitioners in Low and Middle Income Countries. Each grant recipient will manage and conduct a project of their choice in line with the priority research theme outlined in the Call for Applications. Successful applicants will become INGSA Research Associates for the period of the grant (March 2018 – February 2019).
There is also an INGSA Guide for Hosting Institutions.pdf document, detailing financial reporting requirements etc.
Selection timetable and process
Call for applicants: 15 September 2017
Submission deadline: 15 November 2017
Review and selection: December 2017
Funding decision / award: January 2018
Grant commencement: 1 March 2018
Attendance at INGSA Conference: 21-22 September 2018
Submission of grant deliverables: February 2019