Science Learning+ grants will be funded in two phases:
- Phase 1: Planning Grants (2014). Short-term Planning Grants of up to £70 000 to enable groups of people and organisations in the UK, the Republic of Ireland and/or the USA to meet with each other and develop ideas and strategies.
- Phase 2: Partnership Grants (2015). Longer-term research programmes of approximately £1.5 million for up to five years (possibly more for long-term longitudinal studies).
The deadline for Phase 1 is 10 July 2014. Applicants in the UK or the Republic of Ireland should apply through the Wellcome Trust. For more information about this initiative and how to apply, visit www.wellcome.ac.uk/SLplus.