Newton-Ungku Omar Fund Mobility Grants 2018


Newton-Ungku Omar Fund (NUOF) is a partnership programme between the Government of the United Kingdom (UK) and Malaysia to develop collaboration on research and innovation.

As one of the NUOF Malaysian delivery partners, the Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM) manages and implements a programme called as Mobility Grants in collaboration with the Royal Society.

This programme aims to help strengthen the research and innovation capacity of researchers from partner countries by assisting them in visiting or sending staff and students to the UK and developing networks, research projects and partnerships with their UK hosts/ counterparts and the wider UK research and innovation community. Currently there are two opening for NUOF programmes under ASM as below :

NUOF Programmes Application via Website Submission Closing Date to IPSR
Mobility Grants in Natural Sciences Royal Society's Grants and Awards management system: 22 Feb 2018 (Thursday)
Mobility Grants in Social Sciences & Humanities British Academy’s grant management system

Documents to be submitted to IPSR by 22 Feb 2018 (Thursday):

1. Application form (Hardcopy - please print from the system); and;
2. Recommendation from Research Centre & Faculty form (click here to download); and
3. Executive Summary (click here to download)

The due date for online submission to the funding body is 14 March 2018.

Contact Person

Ms Banu, ext. 848
Cik Azahian Abdul Kadir, ext. 846