The British Embassy, ​​the British Council and the National Council of Science, Technology and Technological Innovation - CONCYTEC, carried out the Science and Innovation Fund (Researcher Links and Initial Institutional Collaborations) from July 2015 to March 2016. This program included the financing from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, through the British Embassy in Lima for an approximate amount of USD $ 600,000.

Eleven researchers were selected to jointly develop research and innovation projects which generated an important impact on the social welfare and economic development of Peru and the United Kingdom in the areas of Health, Agriculture, Climate and Environment, Marine Sciences, Urbanization and Sustainable Development of Cities, and Atomic Materials.