Regional Conference Grant Scheme

The Regional Conference Grant Scheme aims to support the study of modern languages outside London, to promote inter-institutional collaborations, and bring together scholars from the wider region as participants or attendees.

Applicants can apply for a maximum of £2,500, with up to three grants awarded each year.

The call for applications for the 2018 competition is now open, for events to be held between 1 September 2018 and 30 June 2019. The closing date for applications is 31 January 2018.

Further details / how to apply


2017 Competition Winners

Dr Rui Miranda (Nottingham): “Post-Conflict Reconstructions: Latin American Democracies in Transition" (March 2018)

Professor Bill Marshall, Professor David Murphy, Professor Elizabeth Ezra, Dr Cristina Johnston (Stirling): "Cinéma-monde: Film, Borders, Translation" (Jan/Feb 2018)

Dr Dunja Fehimović (Newcastle): "Decentred/dissenting connections: Envisioning Caribbean film and visual cultures" (June 2018)