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, 8th December 2017.

Lead FunderCo-Funder(s)GCRF/Newton/ISCF?Scheme with HyperlinkDeadline (Internal)Closing DateNotes
Royal SocietyResearch Grants12/12/201719/12/2017
British AcademyNewton Advanced Fellowships13/12/201720/12/2017
British AcademyNewton Mobility Grants13/12/201720/12/2017
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
ESRCESRC Leadership Fellowship - Economic and Social Research Council15/12/201703/01/2018
Royal SocietyEntrepreneur in Residence scheme28/12/201704/01/2018
NERCNatural Capital Synthesis Reports09/01/201809/01/2018
BEISISCFRutherford Fund Strategic Partner Grants03/01/201810/01/2018
Academy of Medical SciencesDaniel Turnberg Travel Fellowships04/01/201811/01/2018Annually recurring opportunity
EPSRCAutomating Science Discovery Call for Network Plus - EPSRC website04/01/201811/01/2018
ESRCAHRCGCRFNew Social and Cultural Insights into mental, neurological and substance use disorders in developing countries04/01/201811/01/2018
ESRCGCRFNew Models of Sustainable Development04/01/201811/01/2018
Wellcome TrustBiomedical Resource and Technology Development Grants05/01/201812/01/2018Annually recurring opportunity
Wellcome TrustMulti-User Equipment Grants05/01/201812/01/2018Annually recurring opportunity
ISRFWORKSHOP: Economics and Anthropology12/01/201812/01/2018
MRCEPSRC, EPRC, NERC, Wellcome, BHF, CRUK, CSO, NIHR, PHA, THF,HCRWUK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP) – Consortium and Network Awards11/01/201818/01/2018
MRCIntegrative toxicology training partnership PhD studentship scheme13/01/201820/01/2018
BBSRCNERCJoint Call in Aquaculture: Collaborative Research and Innovation16/01/201823/01/2018
NERCNERC - AO: Highlight topics - fourth round16/01/201823/01/2018
NERCHighlight Topics Call16/01/201823/01/2018A notifcation of intent form must be submitted by 23rd January 2018. The full proposal deadline will then be 14th March 2018
EPSRCFuture Manufacturing Research Hubs 2018 - EPSRC website18/01/201825/01/2018
Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851Industrial Fellowships18/01/201825/01/2018
AHRCInternational Placement Scheme 201818/01/201825/01/2018
MRCESRC, Wellcome, UK aidProviding evidence to strengthen health systems in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs)23/01/201830/01/2018
BBSRCInnovator of the Year - BBSRC31/01/201807/02/2018
Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851Research Fellowships08/02/201815/02/2018
MRCDFIDMRC/DFID African Research Leader scheme 2018 - Funding - Medical Research Council21/02/201827/02/2018
NERCNERC - Large grants: Outline27/02/201813/03/2018
ESRCCentres Competition 201801/03/201815/03/2018
ESRCAll RCCross-disciplinary mental health network plus call08/03/201822/03/2018