This scheme is now closed to applications.
These meetings were aimed at developing new relationships rather than fostering collaborations where meetings had already taken place.
Award holders were responsible for all aspects of organising and delivering the scientific content of the meetings, although guidance and support was available from the Royal Society.
Who was eligible to apply?
The scheme covered all areas of the life and physical sciences, including engineering, but excluding clinical medicine.
Applicants were eligible to apply if they were in receipt of one of the following Royal Society Research Fellowships:
What was the scheme’s value and tenure?
The scheme provided funding for accommodation, room hire and catering for up to 20 participants. Funding was provided for international airfares and UK travel costs; the maximum amount that could have been requested for travel was £5,000.