Overseas Conference Grants

Each year the PSA awards a large number of grants to members to support the presentation of research at overseas national PSA conferences.

To apply for an Overseas Conference Grant please download and complete the following form, and return it with an Equal Opportunities Monitoring form to our International Links Lead, Dr Umut Korkut at with the subject line 'Overseas Conference Grant Application':

For further information, please contact Umut Korkut.


PSA Early Career Network Access Fund

The deadline for the Early Career Network Access Fund for the 2017 PSA Annual Conference has now passed. 

Early Career Network members of the PSA who have had a paper proposal accepted to the 67th Annual Conference in Glasgow (10 - 12 April 2017) are eligible to apply to the Access Fund. Please note, the Access Fund can go toward Conference registration and accomodation only, and is subject to review. 

To apply for the Early Career Network Access Fund, please complete the application form, and return it either by email to or post to: Political Studies Association, 113a Jermyn Street, London, SW1Y 6HJ. 


International Visitor Scheme

The deadline for the International Visitor Scheme for the 2017 PSA Annual Conference has now passed. 

The PSA also makes a number of awards for international visitors from partner political science associations to attend PSA Annual Conferences under its International Visitor Scheme.

To apply for our International Visitor Scheme for the PSA Annual Conference 2017 in Glasgow, please download and complete the below form, and return it with an Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to with the subject line 'International Visitor Application'. The deadline for applications is 30 November 2016. Applications will be welcomed before then but will not be reviewed until after the closing date, and will be subject to your proposal being accepted by the conference convenor. 


If you are applying for a grant, you are also required to submit an Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form with your application. 

For more information on PSA grants, please e-mail

PSA Members Go Global - Reports from abroad by members who have benefited from travel grants

Most Recent Recipients:

Ben Duke, University of Keele, was one of the PSA's 'exchanger' representatives at the Mexican PSA's annual conference in Guadalajara.


In early June 2015, Kate Mattocks (City University London) had the opportunity to attend the Canadian Political Science Association’s annual conference, held this year in the nation’s capital, Ottawa.