Early Career Mobility Scheme 2022-2023 now open

Published: 11 August 2022

The ECMS is now open for those who are interested in gaining international research experience

The Early Career Mobility Scheme is now open for applications for those who are interested in gaining international research experience and strengthening the University’s partnerships. 

The aim of the scheme is to strengthen partnerships and enhance research collaborations with the following priority partners: 

  • McGill University
  • Smithsonian Institution 
  • University of Hong Kong 

Smithsonian Institution

Smithsonian Institution

The scheme is open to all PhD students, post-doctoral researchers, and early career staff within five years of their first permanent appointment at the point of the application deadline. 

Applicants must develop a proposal which sets out details of the proposed visit, the amount of funding required, and must include a clear explanation of how the money will be used.   

A primary criterion in the selection of applications is the potential for the development of collaborations between research groups which could lead to outcomes such as joint publications and future joint research funding. 

All applicants must seek authorisation from their Head of School/Institute for their proposed visit and the maximum amount awarded to each successful applicant is £5,000.

Applications must be submitted by Friday 23rd September 2022. 

Successful recipients of the fund to then be announced in early October 2022.

Please refer to further details on the application process on the Early Career Mobility Scheme (ECMS) webpage before applying. 

If you have any questions do not hesitate to get in touch with colleagues at externalrelations-partnershipfunding@glasgow.ac.uk.  


First published: 11 August 2022