Bursaries

BERA currently runs a number of awards and bursaries in conjunction with the Annual Conference. BERA is keen to provide financial help to assist with their attendance at the BERA Annual Conference.

BURSARY APPLICATIONS are NOW CLOSED

NEW HARDSHIP BURSARIES FOR ACCEPTED ABSTRACTS

The Conference and Event Committee have created a small fund for open to any UK based students, practitioners/teachers or independent researchers who has had their abstract selected for the BERA Annual Conference and have not received other BERA awards.  The bursary will provide a contribution towards travel and accommodation to the Conference. Applicants must be a BERA member. BERA will reimburse (pre-conference) standard class travel and single occupancy accommodation booked at least 8 weeks in advance (up to a total of £500). 

Deadline for submission is Friday 27th April 2018.  

BERA Student Bursaries

Successful bursary applicants will be awarded a complimentary place at the BERA Annual Conference. Full and part time students are eligible to apply. Students must have submitted an abstract for the conference and be a BERA Member. Please click here to apply. Deadline 26th February 2018.

BERA Teacher/Practitioner/Independent Researchers Bursaries

Successful bursary applicants will be awarded a complimentary place at the BERA Annual Conference. All applicants must have submitted an abstract for the conference. Deadline 26th February 2018.

BERA Refugee Bursaries

BERA has now launched this new bursary for anyone working in the UK, with a refugee status. Successful bursary applicants will be awarded a complimentary place at the BERA Annual Conference and £500 towards travel and accommodation. Deadline 26th February 2018.

BERA International Bursaries

Bursaries are available to individuals made up from the 84 countries classified as low income or lower-middle income as specified by the World Bank. Successful bursary applicants will be awarded a complimentary place at the BERA Annual Conference, 3 night’s accommodation and funds towards travel. Deadline 26th February 2018.

BERA International Collaboration Bursaries

These awards are designed to support innovative and outstanding collaborative educational research that teams a UK-based researcher with an international counterpart. The award supports the presentation of that research at the BERA Conference. Successful bursary applicants will be awarded a complimentary place at the BERA Annual Conference, 3 night’s accommodation and funds towards travel, this is the to international applicant only. Deadline 26th February 2018.

Key Dates

31st January 2018

Abstract submission deadline

26th FEBRUARY 2018

Bursary application deadline

20th march 2018

Authors notified of outcome of submission

1st May 2018

Early bird deadline

1st may 2018

All PRESENTING authors to be registered

23rd may 2018

Authors notified of date and time of presentation

21ST AUGUST 2019

Deadline for all other ATTENDING delegates to register online at the standard registration rates

Contact

Email: conference@bera.ac.uk

Phone: +44 (0)207 331 5217