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 or visit the Finding Funding pages of the RES website (requires UoR log-in).

Please note that Research Services also has a dedicated page for EU funding opportunities, which is available here:

Last updated on Friday, 30 October 2017.

Lead FunderCo-Funder(s)GCRF/Newton/ISCF?Scheme with HyperlinkDeadline (Internal)Closing DateNotes
Royal Academy of EngineeringDistinguished Visiting Fellowships23/10/201730/10/2017
ESRCAHRC, FCOKnowledge Exchange Fellowship Scheme24/10/201731/10/2017
British AcademySmall Research Grants25/10/201701/11/2017
EPSRCInterdisciplinary Research Collaboration in Targeted Therapeutic Delivery26/10/201702/11/2017
STFCPublic Engagement Nucleus Awards26/10/201702/11/2017
NERCESRCUnconventional Hydrocarbons in the UK Energy System: Environmental & socio-economic impacts & processes03/11/201703/11/2017Intention to submit deadline is 3rd November. Full proposal deadline is 30th November.
EPSRCInclusion Matters30/10/201707/11/2017
STFCChallenge-Led Applied Systems Programme30/10/201707/11/2017
BBSRCGCRFSustainable Agriculture for Sub-Saharan Africa (SASSA)01/11/201708/11/2017
DFIDNERC, ESRCScience for Humanitarian Emergencies & Resilience (SHEAR) - Catalyst Grants (Outline Bids)14/11/201721/11/2017The full proposal closing date will be 10 April 2018
NERCDFIDSHEAR Announcement of Opportunity Catalyst Grants (outline bids)14/11/201721/11/2017
ESRCRCUKNewtonColciencias Research Partnerships Call23/11/201730/11/2017
LeverhulmeDetailed Applications for Research Project Grants24/11/201701/12/2017
Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)JSPS London Call for the Short Term Pre/Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers FY2018 (first call)24/11/201701/12/2017
NERCUnderstanding of the Impacts of Hydrometeorological Hazards in South East Asia04/12/201704/12/2017Notification of intent closing date 4th December 2017. Full proposals closing date 21st February 2018.
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
Royal SocietyEntrepreneur in Residence scheme28/12/201704/01/2018
ESRCNERCCross-disciplinary mental health network plus call08/03/201822/03/2018
Wellcome TrustBiomedical Resource and Technology Development Grants05/01/201812/01/2018Annually recurring opportunity
Wellcome TrustMulti-User Equipment Grants05/01/201812/01/2018Annually recurring opportunity
Academy of Medical SciencesDaniel Turnberg Travel Fellowships04/01/201811/01/2018Annually recurring opportunity