Latest funding opportunities

Here are the latest funding opportunities for research awards, selected by the University’s Research & Enterprise Services (RES) team.

For more details, contact res@reading.ac.uk or visit the Finding Funding pages of the RES website (requires UoR log-in).

Last updated on Thursday, 6 July 2017.

Lead FunderCo-Funder(s)Scheme with HyperlinkDeadline (Internal)Closing DateNotes
MRCAll RC and DoHAntimicrobial Resistance in a Global Context04/07/201711/07/2017
NERCInnovation Follow-on call: enabling innovation in the UK and developing countries05/07/201712/07/2017
NERCEngaging Environments - public engagement call18/07/201725/07/2017
ESRCICSSRNewton call for collaborative research on Urban transformations in India24/07/201701/08/2017
Wellcome TrustSir Henry Dale Fellowships31/07/201707/08/2017
Wellcome TrustCollaborative Awards in Science16/07/201723/08/2017
NERCMarine Sensors Proof of Concept - Announcement of Opportunity17/08/201724/08/2017
EPSRCDigital Economy NetworkPlus22/08/201729/08/2017
LeverhulmeDetailed Applications for Research Project Grants25/08/201701/09/2017
UK Space AgencyInternational partnership programme open call29/08/201705/09/2017
NERCChanging Arctic Ocean: Implications for Marine Biology and Biogeochemistry07/09/201714/09/2017
NERCStandard grants January 2018 deadline18/09/201718/09/2017Internal EoI submission deadline 18/09/2017 Internal deadline for full proposals w/c 01/01/2018 NERC deadline for full proposals w/c 15/01/2018
EPSRCVery and Ultra High field nuclear magnetic resonance for the physical and life science12/09/201719/09/2017
STFCErnest Rutherford Fellowship14/09/201721/09/2017
ESRCAlan Turing InstituteJoint Fellowship Scheme14/09/201721/09/2017
NERCAccess to ARCHER high performance computing services21/09/201728/09/2017
ESRCAHRC, FCOKnowledge Exchange Fellowship Scheme24/10/201731/10/2017
LeverhulmeDetailed Applications for Research Project Grants24/11/201701/12/2017
British Entomological and Natural History SocietyMaitland Emmet BENHS Research Fund and Grants24/12/201731/12/2017Annually recurring opportunity
British Entomological and Natural History SocietyThe Professor Hering Memorial Research Fund24/12/201731/12/2017Annually recurring opportunity
British AcademyDfIDTackling Human Trafficking and Child Labour in Modern Business12/07/201719/07/207
AHRCResearch NetworkingNo deadlineNo deadline
AHRCFAPESPCollaborative research grants - São Paulo Research FoundationNo deadlineNo deadline
AHRCResearch grants - early-career routeNo deadlineNo deadline
AHRCResearch grants - standard routeNo deadlineNo deadline
Allen Lane FoundationGrantsNo deadlineNo deadline
BBSRCInternational Travel Award Scheme (ITAS)No deadlineNo deadline
BBSRCFAPESP Pump-Priming Awards (FAPPA)No deadlineNo deadline
BBSRCExploring Innovation SeminarsNo deadlineNo deadline
BBSRCPathfinder Follow-on FundingNo deadlineNo deadline
British Heart FoundationNew Horizons GrantsNo deadlineNo deadline
British Heart FoundationProgramme GrantsNo deadlineNo deadline
British Heart FoundationSpecial project grantNo deadlineNo deadline
Cancer Research UKConferences and meeting support grantsNo deadlineNo deadline
Daphne Jackson TrustFellowshipsNo deadlineNo deadline
Department of HealthNIHRLarge Scale Public Health studiesNo deadlineNo deadline
Department of HealthNIHRPublic health research programme - fast track schemeNo deadlineNo deadline
EPSRCOverseas Travel GrantsNo deadlineNo deadline
EPSRCBilateral research workshopsNo deadlineNo deadline
EPSRCHealthcare Technologies: Call for investigator-led Research ProjectsNo deadlineNo deadline
EPSRCJoint UK/India Energy Demand Reduction in the Built Environment CallNo deadlineNo deadline
EPSRCScience Foundation IrelandStandard Research GrantsNo deadlineNo deadline
EPSRCManufacturing the Future: Call for investigator led Research ProjectsNo deadlineNo deadline
ESRCNew Investigator GrantsNo deadlineNo deadline
Hong Kong Institute for Monetary ResearchFellowshipsNo deadlineNo deadline
Medical FuturesInnovation AwardsNo deadlineNo deadline
NERCFollow-on Fund PathfinderNo deadlineNo deadline
NERCBiodiversity and ecosystem service sustainability (BESS) workshop grantsNo deadlineNo deadline
NERCUrgency grantsNo deadlineNo deadline
NERCPolar ship research opportunities - marine facilities planningNo deadlineNo deadline
Royal Society of ChemistryTravel Grants for PhD students and Early Career ScientistsNo deadlineNo deadline
Wellcome TrustPublic engagement fundNo deadlineNo deadline
Wellcome TrustSmall Grants in Humanities and Social SciencesNo deadlineNo deadline
Worshipful Company of Armourers and BrasiersConference and placement travel grants for PhD studentsNo deadlineNo deadline
Simons FoundationTargeted Grants in Mathematics and Physical SciencesNo deadlineNo deadline
NERCIndependent Research Fellowship23/06/2017tbc
Royal SocieetyUniversity Research Fellowship23/06/2017tbc
STFCErnest Rutherford Fellowship23/06/2017tbc
House of CommonsPolitical Studies AssociationHouse of Commons Academic Fellowship SchemeTBC: 2017TBC: 2017
Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851Built Environment FellowshipTBC: Summer 2017TBC: Summer 2017