Support was available to project teams and others funded by TLRP
who wanted to meet together to share problems, explore theoretical
ideas, build capacity, develop partnerships or whatever else could
be justified in terms of meeting project and Programme objectives.
Subject to the availability of funds and the merits of proposals,
support was available for one-off or series of events. Across the
whole Programme, the annual budget for this form of support was some
Applicants were asked to discuss ideas with, and submit their application to their
critical friend from the Directors' Team. Applications did not
need to be elaborate but had to: involve at least two projects/CDAs/networks/RTFs/etc.;
have specific objectives and outputs; justify eligible costs; be
made at least one month in advance of the event. Early applications
as part of a planned programme to maximise synergy between projects
were particularly encourged.
The eligible costs were
limited to travel, subsistence and meeting rooms for TLRP participants.
support covered half of the justified costs and did not normally
exceed £1000 per event. A short report on the event was
required, and a version of this was sometimes be published in the Bulletin
for the interest of other colleagues.
Click here to see application
(MS Word format, 38K)
If applications were approved, the maximum amount of available
support was then confirmed. All expenses incurred were paid
from project funds as usual, but each project then invoiced
TLRP directly for their proportion of the agreed amount.
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