Funding Calls

Employing ICT for the health and well-being of older people

Employing Information and Communications Technologies in Homes and Cities for the Health and Well-Being of Older People (ICT4HOP ’17)

14 – 16 August, 2017

Venue: Bradford, United Kingdom

The British Council, via the Newton Funds invite applications for their researcher links workshop on employing information and communications technologies in homes and cities for the health and well-being of older people considering the growing number of people with dementia. Funding enables UK early-career researchers to attend a workshop focussing on building up links for future collaborations with China, to be held 14 to 16 August 2017 in Bradford, UK. Applicants will have the opportunity to present their research in the form of a poster or short oral presentation and discuss this with established researchers from the UK and China.

Early-career researchers who have a research or academic position at a recognised research institution in the UK may apply.

Approximately 18 grants are available and cover costs related to the participation of the workshop.

Call for participants