Darwin Plus Fellowships are intended to build capacity in the UK Overseas Territories (UKOTs) through training opportunities for UKOT nationals or those with a close relationship to a UKOT. Fellowships can last up to 2 years.
Applications to Round 12 of Darwin Plus Fellowships are now closed.
Applications to Darwin Plus Fellowships is a single stage process.
The applications for Round 12 opened on Monday 24th April 2023.
- Deadline for applications: Monday 29th November 2023.
The expected start date for successful Round 12 projects is from 1st April 2023.
Before applying, you should first read the following documents:
- Round 12 Guidance for applicants
- Finance Guidance
- Flexi-Grant Guidance
- Privacy Notice
- Biodiversity Challenge Funds Terms and Conditions 2022
How to Apply
Once you have read the guidance, complete the Darwin Plus Round 12 Fellowship application form on the Flexi-Grant application portal. For drafting purposes, you may find the Word version of the application form below useful.
You will also need to complete and upload a Biodiversity Challenge Funds budget form below. Choose the form in accordance to your grant size - either over or under £100,000.