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 Friday, 8th December 2017.

Lead FunderCo-Funder(s)GCRF/Newton/ISCF?Scheme with HyperlinkDeadline (Internal)Closing DateNotes
MRCESRC and SAMRCUK-South Africa joint initiative on mental health25//04/201802/05/2018
NERC testResilience of the UK food system in a global context third call
The Royal SocietyGCRFInternational Collaboration Awards27/04/201803/05/5018
ESRCNewtonCONACYT Newton call for collaborative research: Smart Cities in Mexico27/04/201803/05/2018
Wellcome TrustPublic Engagement Fund27/04/201803/05/2018
Wellcome TrustSecondment Fellowships are for humanities and social science researchers30/09/201808/05/2018
MRCNRFUK-Kenya Joint Partnership on Non-Communicable Diseases02/05/201809/05/2018
BBSRCDavid Phillips Fellowship02/05/201809/05/2018
BBSRCDiscovery Fellowship02/05/201809/05/2018
AHRCDevelopment through the Creative Economy in China02/05/201810/05/2018
Leverhulme TrustMajor Research Fellowships02/05/201810/05/2018
Leverhulme TrustVisiting Professorships02/05/201810/05/2018
NIHRHealth Services and Delivery Research02/05/201810/05/2018
ESRCClimate change centre08/05/201815/05/2018
AHRCGCRFNahrein Network Research Grant Awards08/05/201815/05/2018
MRCProgramme Grants: Infections and Immunity09/05/201816/05/2018
Leverhulme TrustPhilip Leverhulme Prize10/05/201817/05/2018
BBSRCYoung Entrepreneurs Scheme11/05/201818/05/2018
Royal Economic SocietySpecial Project Grants13/05/201820/05/2018
NERCNewtonGanga Delta and Bay of Bengal interactions15/05/201822/05/2018
The Royal SocietyPaul Instrument Fund15/05/201822/05/2018
Innovate UKEstablishing a core innovation hub to transform UK construction16/05/201823/05/2018
EPSRCUK Research and InnovationISCFIndustrial Strategy Challenge Fund - Transforming Construction: Active Building Centre16/05/501823/05/2018
BBSRCNERC, EPRC and GFSResilience of the UK food system in a global context third call: Transforming the food system for health, sustainability and resilience across production and demand16/05/201823/05/2018
Cancer Research UKEarly detection innovation sandpit and award15/05/201824/05/2018
AHRCGCRFEducation in Conflict and Protracted Crises15/05/201824/05/2018
Climate KicClimate Kic Pathfinder Scheme18/05/201828/05/2018
Climate KicClimate Kic Partner Accelerator18/05/201828/05/2018
Climate KicClimate Kic Demonstrator18/05/201828/05/2018
Climate KicClimate Kic Scaler Opportunities18/05/201828/05/2018
The Royal SocietyInternational Exchanges23/05/201830/05/2018
AHRCGCRFSustainable Development Programme 201823/05/201830/05/2018
AHRCECR Highlight Notice in the AHRC Leadership Fellowships scheme24/05/21831/05/2018
UK Space AgencyPathfinder call28/05/201804/06/2018
ESRCClimate change network plus28/05/201805/06/2018
The Royal SocietyResearch Grants28/05/201806/06/2018
Innovate UKUK-China antimicrobial resistance funding competition28/05/201806/06/2018
Innovate UKBiomedical Catalyst 2018: Round 128/05/201806/06/2018
BBSRCGCRFIndustrial biotechnology bioenergy in the developing world28/05/201806/06/2018
British AcademyLeverhulme TrustSmall Research Grants28/05/201806/06/2018
UK Research and InnovationFuture Leaders Fellowships01/06/201807/06/2018
BBSRCUKRI Future Leader Fellowships01/06/201807/06/2018
British CouncilNewtonNewton Fund Researcher Links Travel Grants01/06/201808/06/2018
British CouncilNewtonResearcher Links Workshop Grants01/06/201808/06/2018
British CouncilNewtonInstitutional Links01/06/201808/06/2018
MRCAMR, NSFC and NNSFCNewtonChina-UK AMR Partnership Hubs 201807/06/201814/06/2018
ESRCLarge grants competition 201807/06/201814/06/2018
ESRCTransnational organised crime deepening and broadening our understanding07/06/201814/06/2018
AHRCResearch in film awards 201807/06/201814/06/2018
Wellcome TrustSeed Awards in Humanities and Social Science19/06/201826/06/2018
ESRCTrust and gloabl governance: large grants21/06/201828/06/2018
NERCInnovation Placements29/06/201804/07/2018
BBSRCImproving Mexican crop resilience to abiotic stress12/07/201819/07/2018
Cancer Research UKMultidisciplinary project award16/07/201824/07/2018
The Royal SocietySir Henry Dale Fellowship01/08/201807/08/2018