TYAN Collaborative Grant Award (TCGA)
TYAN, the World Academy of Sciences Young Affiliate Network aims to catalyse interdisciplinary research and development collaborations to address global challenges. To this end, the TYAN Collaborative Grant Award (TCGA) is aimed at facilitating the initiation and building of mutually beneficial collaborations between scientists that will enable TYAN members to continue to strive for excellence in their respective research pursuits. The financial operation of TYAN and the administration of the TCGA are undertaken within The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS). The TCGA is offered to TYAN members to spend a minimum of 2 weeks at a research institution other than their own. The purpose of these awards is to promote collaborations that can enhance the research capacity of TYAN members and/or enable TYAN members to develop leadership in a specific area of expertise.