In 2016, NI-CO (Northern Ireland Co-operation Overseas) is offering a unique opportunity for a bi-communal team of Cypriot researchers to visit Northern Ireland to evaluate the delivery and impact of EU Peace funding and to derive lessons for Cyprus’s reconciliation work and use of international funding mechanisms. The bursary covers travel, accommodation, expenses and transport in Northern Ireland up to a value of €13,000 for a team of two researchers representing both Cypriot communities. NI-CO will facilitate all necessary access to contacts and institutions for the research. The research document is to be developed after in-country experience in Northern Ireland with financial assistance from the NI-CO Bursary. The full Guidelines for Applicants are available for consultation at The deadline for submission of proposals is 29 April 2016.


NI-CO Ref Number: 111/001/SER-2016