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UAC of Nigeria Travel Fund

Applications are invited from Graduate Students of the University of Cambridge for financial support towards travel to Africa (in particular Nigeria) for the purpose of research or study in 2019-20. It is expected that most grants will cover only part of the expenses incurred in the visit.

A letter of application should be addressed to The Director, Centre of African Studies, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP, and be received by Friday 6th March 2020.

Applicants should include a short proposal, including a financial statement, and should ask their supervisor to send a separate letter in support by the same date. For enquiries or to send applications via email please contact .

The Charlie Bayne Travel Trust

The Charlie Bayne Travel Trust offers travel grants to undergraduate and postgraduate students with a disability in Cambridge, at the University of Cambridge or Anglia Ruskin University. The Trust is intended to assist students who face extra costs in travelling as a result of their disability.

The Trust was set up in memory of Charlie Bayne (Trinity,1985 to 1989) to provide financial assistance to students with a disability who plan to travel abroad or within the United Kingdom. Grants shall be used to finance travel, educational in the broadest sense.

The Trustees award grants up to £500 a person. Open to students of the University of Cambridge and Anglia Ruskin University.

Details on how to apply can be found on the Charlie Bayne travel trust webpage. Alternatively, contact the Disability Resource Centre on 01223 332301 or email .