Flexible Interchange Programme (FLIP)

Awards supporting the genuine movement of people in the UK from one environment to a different one leading to the exchange of knowledge / technology / skills for the purpose of developing bioscience research / researchers and addressing various strategic priorities.

In the region of 20 awards per annum will be made.

Awards will typically:

  • Last up to 24 months.
  • cost up to £150,000 in total at 80% Full Economic Costing (fEC).
  • Be undertaken on a full-time, part-time or intermittent basis.
  • Cover a contribution to the salary of the interchangers, reasonable travel and subsistence and costs associated with the interchange.

Applications outside these ranges will be considered with full justification.