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Funding Attendance at WorldCUR-BCUR 2023

The University of Warwick & World Congress on Undergraduate Research are committed to widening participation.

WorldCUR-BCUR 2023 will be an in-person event held at the University of Warwick, UK.

Students are often able to receive financial support from their institution in order to attend WorldCUR or BCUR.

We encourage students to seek financial support from their home institution in the first instance. WorldCUR-BCUR 2023 does also welcome self-funding students.

We advise students to speak to their home department, their personal tutor, or research supervisor for guidance on how to apply for their institution’s financial support. Students may also seek assistance from their institutions Student Research Department, Undergraduate Office, Student Support, Opportunities Office, International Travel Office, or similar departments in their home institution.

WorldCUR Travel Fund

The WorldCUR Travel Fund is looking to support students studying in low-middle income countries to present their research at WorldCUR 2023.

Am I eligible to apply to WorldCUR Travel Fund?

Undergraduate students from or studying in low-middle income countries* who do not have financial support from their institution or the means to fund their own travel and participation are eligible to apply to the WorldCUR Travel Fund. (subject to availability)

*low-middle income countries identified by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

What support does the WorldCUR Travel Fund support?

The WorldCUR Travel Fund supports travel from the country in which the student is studying to the University of Warwick , UK, WorldCUR delegate fee, UK Visa, and full WorldCUR social programme.

Please note that this will be a limited fund and we will not necessarily be able to support all applications received to the fund.

How do I apply to the WorldCUR Travel Fund?

Student's who self-identify as eligible and want to be considered for the WorldCUR Travel Fund can apply by answering the WorldCUR Travel Fund question on the first page of their Abstract Submission.

Low-Middle Income Countries*

*low-middle income countries identified by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and DevelopmentLink opens in a new window(OECD)

Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
Angola
Argentina
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bangladesh
Belarus
Belize
Benin
Bhutan
Bolivia
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cabo Verde
Cambodia
Cameroon
Central African Republic
Chad
China (People's Republic of)
Colombia
Comoros
Democratic Republic of Congo
Congo
Costa Rica
Côte d'Ivoire
Cuba
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Eswatini
Ethiopia
Fiji
Gabon
Gambia
Georgia
Ghana
Grenada
Guatemala
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Honduras
India
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Jamaica
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Kiribati
Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Kosovo
Kyrgyzstan
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
North Macedonia
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Mali
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico
Micronesia
Moldova
Mongolia
Montenegro
Montserrat
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Namibia
Nauru
Nepal
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Niue
Pakistan
Panama
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay
Peru
Philippines
Rwanda
Saint Helena
Samoa
São Tomé and Príncipe
Senegal
Serbia
Sierra Leone
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa
South Sudan
Sri Lanka
Saint Lucia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sudan
Suriname
Syrian Arab Republic
Tajikistan
Tanzania
Thailand
Timor-Leste
Togo
Tokelau
Tonga
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Venezuela
Vietnam
Wallis and Futuna
West Bank and Gaza Strip
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe