Thursday 28 May 2020 -
15:00 to 17:00

UK-Thailand Research Funding Opportunities is a series of webinars co-organised by the National Science and Technology Development Agency, the British Embassy and the British Council focused on funding opportunities for researchers in Thailand.    

Episode 2: UK Funding Opportunities and Tips for a Successful Proposal

The second episode “UK Funding Opportunities and Tips for a Successful Proposal” will be held on 28 May 2020, 09.00 - 11.00 (UK time) / 15.00 - 17.00 (Thailand time). The session will touch upon the following topics: 

  • Details of the funding opportunities on UK funding and fellowship opportunities for researchers in Thailand and the UK, and provide guidance on how to be successful in proposal preparation
  • Discussion with representatives from the UK funding partners. The session is joined by: 
  1. Roger Blake, Grants Policies and Liaison Manager, Wellcome Trust
  2. Maria Campbell and Marta Tedros, Senior Project Manager, British Council 
  3. Ruth McQuitty, Representative from UKRI

*The webinar will be delivered via Webex, and will be in English. 


UK time TH Time Activity
09.00 15.00

Introduction and welcome

09.10 15.10

Funding Programmes from the British Council – Newton Fund Institutional Links and Newton Fund Impact Scheme 

British Council

09.40 15.40

Funding Programmes from the UKRI


10.10 16.10

Funding Programmes from the Wellcome Trust

Wellcome Trust

10.40 16.40