International Volunteer/OOPTE Grant
For long-term voluntary work in developing countries, generally longer than one month. If additional funding is required for a visit already in receipt of an IRC grant, a new form should be completed.
If a visit lasts more than six months, reports will be submitted to IRC at intervals of not more than six months in addition to the final report.
The safety of applicants and participants must be considered in all projects. Funding for projects and travel will only be considered where the submitter can demonstrate that due diligence has been followed regarding the trip.
Submission deadline: 23:59, Wednesday 9 August 2023
Amount per applicant - Up to a maximum of £20,000
Eligibility criteria - You must be a UK-based or Ireland-based, qualified anaesthetist
Frequency - twice a year
Funding partners - Association of Anaesthetists, Paediatric Critical Care Society, Regional Anaesthesia UK, Royal College of Anaesthetists, Society for Intravenous Anaesthesia, and World Anaesthesia Society
|Current submission period
|For travel commencing between
|| Applications close
|7 October 2023 - 3 April 2024
|23:59 on Wednesday 9 August 2023