The BIRAX Ageing UK-Israel Call for Travel Grants aim to strengthen academic collaboration between the UK and Israel by providing mobility grants to researchers who work in the priority sectors related to ageing.

The applicant must have attended at least 1 full day of the BIRAX Ageing Conference on November 3rd and 4th, 2021. For Israel-based applicants – participation in the conference must be in person. For UK-based applicants – participation may also be virtual.

We are inviting British and Israeli researchers  who wish to travel to Israel/UK to participate in a conference, a course, an exchange visit to a laboratory or other visits where it can be shown to be of value for increasing the applicant’s involvement and knowledge/skills in the priority areas.

Travel must take place no later than the end of August 2022 (subject to pandemic restrictions that may occur). 

Deadline for applications: November 30th 2021, 23:59 GMT / December 1st, 01:59 IL

Please consult with the Call for Proposals before completing your application. Please also note the list of supporting documents you must attach to your application.

For queries, please contact the British Council on