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International Placement Scheme Regional Events

Event date Event time Event location
22/11/2017 - 28/11/2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Various

The International Placement Scheme (IPS) is an annual programme providing Early Career Researchers (ECRs), doctoral level research assistants and AHRC/ESRC* funded doctoral students with dedicated access to the internationally renowned collections, programmes and expertise held at the IPS institutions.

 These consist of seven world-leading, international institutions:

  • The Harry Ransom Center, at The University of Texas at Austin,
  • USA The Huntington Library, California, USA Library of Congress, Washington D.C.
  • USA National Institutes for the Humanities
  • Japan The Shanghai Theatre Academy, Shanghai, China
  • The Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
  • USA The Yale Center for British Art, Connecticut, USA

AHRC is holding a number of events in November throughout the UK to give potential applicants a bit more background into the scheme. Further information about the scheme can be found here.

*Please note that ESRC-funded students will only be eligible to apply to the Library of Congress.

Why Attend?

  • Find out about the International Placement Scheme
  • Hear from IPS alumni;
  • Ask AHRC any questions you may have
  • Network with IPS Alumni and other potential applicants.

Events are open to individuals who are interested in applying, and relevant staff also be welcome. Exact location details and an agenda will be emailed to delegates upon registration. If you would like to register to attend please click here.



University of Glasgow Wednesday, 22nd November 2017 10:00 – 14:00

University of Bristol Thursday, 23rd November 2017 10:00 – 14:00

University College London Monday, 27th November 2017 10:00 – 14:00 – Fully Booked

University of Manchester Tuesday 28th November 2017 10:00 – 14:00

To apply, click here. (http://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/7UZJ2/)

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