University of Nottingham Ningbo China
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Travel Grant for Early Career Researchers

About the Grant




Amount of the Grant:

up to RMB15000


Closing Date:

16:00, 17 April 2017 (China Time)

The grant will provide up to RMB15000 to cover economy travel to Chile and subsistence for the successful UNNC-based applicant. The University of Nottingham will nominate up to three ECRs to attend the workshop. The nominations will be selected so that a representative from each campus (UK, Ningbo and Malaysia) will attend.


About the Workshop

Theme: Interculturality and Multiculturalism: the challenges for changing societies

Date: 04 October - 06 October 2017

Venue: Pontificia Universidad de Católica de Chile, Chile 

There are at least two major social contexts that bring about challenges regarding interculturality and multiculturalism in changing societies: human migration and intergroup relations involving indigenous - non-indigenous communities.

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The ECR workshop will address the concepts of interculturality and multiculturalism in changing societies by stimulating discussion among participants and distinguished keynote speakers as well as academics that have developed research on these issues from diverse disciplines such as Philosophy, Social Psychology, Economy, History and Anthropology. In addition, there will be the opportunity for participants to learn about specific methodological tools involving quantitative and qualitative approaches. 

For further information please check U21 website and short program of this workshop


How to Apply


Researchers must have been awarded their PhD and have no more than 8 years post-PhD experience.


Please send the complete
  • Application Form and
  • Your most up-to-date CV
  • to
  • Stating 'U21 ECR conference application’ in the email subject line
  • by 4pm (China time) on Monday 17 April 2017.
  • The successful candidate will be notified by Tuesday 2nd May 2017.

Download the ECR Workshop Travel Grant Application form

Interculturality and Multiculturalism: the challenges for changing societies


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Workshop Short Program


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U21 website

Application Form