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Gilchrist Fieldwork Award


To support original and challenging overseas fieldwork carried out by small teams of university academics and researchers.


The majority of team members must be British and hold established posts at University departments or equivalent research establishments. Team members may come from multiple establishments and teams must comprise up to 10 members. At least six weeks.

Quantity Available



  • Every 2 years

Study Length

At least 6 weeks

Award Value


Application procedure

Applicants must submit a written proposal. Guidelines are available on the website.

Closing date

February 21st

Study Level

  • Research

Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers)

The Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers) is the United Kingdom's learned society for geography and geographers and a professional body. It supports and promotes many aspects of geography including geographical research, education and teaching, field training and small expeditions, the public understanding and popularization of geography and the provision of geographical information.

Contact Details

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers) by using the links below.


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