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).

Please note that Research Services also has a dedicated page for EU funding opportunities, which is available here: http://www.reading.ac.uk/closed/res/ResearchSupportClosed/EuropeanUnion-closed/reas-RSEUHorizon2020OV.aspx

Last updated on Monday, 13th August 2018.

Lead FunderCo-Funder(s)Industrial Strategy (IS)/GCRF/Newton?Scheme with HyperlinkDeadline (Internal)Closing DateNotes
Department of Health and Social CareSBRI: antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in humans15/08/201822/08/2018
Office for Low Emission VehiclesInnovate UKElectric vehicle charging for public spaces: feasibility studies 22/08/201829/08/2018Must be business-led
Office for Low Emission VehiclesInnovate UKWireless electric vehicle charging for commercial users: feasibility studies 22/08/201829/08/2018Must be business-led
UKRIUNDPGCRFHow science, research and innovation can best contribute to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals for developing countries24/08/201831/08/2018
British AcademyNewtonNewton Mobility Grants29/08/201805/09/2018
British AcademyNewtonNewton Advanced Fellowships29/08/201805/09/2018
EPSRCISCF Prospering from the Energy Revolution - Call for the Energy Revolution Research Consortium30/08/201806/09/2018
British Ecological Society Research Grants03/09/201810/09/2018
British Ecological SocietyOutreach Grants03/09/201810/09/2018
Royal SocietyBritish Academy, Academy of Medical Sciences, Royal Academy of EngineeringGCRFChallenge-led grants04/09/201811/09/2018
BEISNERC, EPSRCAccelerating CCUS Technologies (ACT)05/09/201812/09/2018
British AcademyGlobal Professorships 201805/09/201812/09/2018
MRC2018 MRC-NIH Neurodegeneration Partnering Awards round 306/09/201813/09/2018
BBSRCNERC, STFCNewtonUK-India agricultural data: Enhancement by integration, interpretation and reusability11/09/201818/09/2018
MRCDFIDThird call for research to improve adolescent health in LMIC settings11/09/201818/09/2018
Innovate UKISIncrease productivity, performance and quality in UK construction12/09/201819/09/2018Academic organisation cannot lead application
NERCFollow-on Fund12/09/201819/09/2018
NERCOmics Announcement of Opportunity: Synthesis projects12/09/201819/09/2018
NERCInnovation Projects open call19/09/201826/09/2018
ESRCAHRCUK-Japan SSH Connections grants20/09/201827/09/2018
AHDBPhD Studentships25/09/201802/10/2018
AHDBAgriculture and Horticulture Development Board PhD Studentships for 201925/09/201802/10/2018PhD studentships
Innovate UKMRCBiomedical Catalyst 2018 round 2: late stage 26/09/201803/10/2018Must be business-led
Innovate UKMRCBiomedical Catalyst 2018 round 2: primer award 26/09/201803/10/2018Must be business-led
British AcademyKnowledge Frontiers: International Interdisciplinary Research Projects26/09/201803/10/2018
British AcademyThe Humanities and Social Sciences Tackling the UK's International Challenges26/09/201803/10/2018
British AcademyKnowledge Frontiers: International Interdisciplinary Research Projects26/09/201803/10/2018
British AcademyThe Humanities and Social Sciences Tackling the UK's International Challenges26/09/201803/10/2018
MRCMultimorbidity in the UK population: understanding disease clustering02/10/201809/10/2018
NERCUK Energy Research Centre phase four call02/10/201809/10/2018
Lister InstituteResearch Prizes05/10/201812/10/2018
UKRIISProductive and sustainable crop and ruminant agricultural systems 17/10/201824/10/2018Must be business-led
NIHRi4i Product Development Awards24/10/201831/10/2018
MRCGCRFGlobal Mental Health30/10/201806/11/2018
DFIDEPSRCEnergy Catalyst round 6: transforming energy access07/11/201814/11/2018Must be business-led
NIHRi4i Product Development Awards17/04/201924/04/2019