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 Thursday, 21st June 2018.

Lead FunderCo-Funder(s)GCRF/Newton/ISCF?Scheme with HyperlinkDeadline (Internal)Closing DateNotes
MRCGCRFCancer research and global health initiative13/06/201820/06/2018
British CouncilNewtonInstitutional Links(Gulf Countries)28/06/201821/06/2018
BBSRCStrategic Longer and Larger Grants: Frontier Bioscience22/06/201822/06/2018Outline application deadline is 12th July, full application deadline (invite only) 16th Jan 2019
Wellcome TrustSeed Awards in Humanities and Social Science19/06/201826/06/2018
ESRCTrust and Global Governance: Large Grants21/06/201828/06/2018
Asthma UKCSO/Asthma UK Innovation Grants22/06/201829/06/2018
NERCInnovation placements29/06/201804/07/2018
NIHR18/77 Evaluating the Digital 111 Offer: NHS 111 Online28/06/201805/07/2018
Research EnglandExpanding Excellence in England (ES)10/07/201817/07/2018
NIHRProgramme Development Grants - Competition 2211/07/201818/07/2018
BBSRCImproving Mexican Crop Resilience to Abiotic Stress12/07/201819/07/2018
MRCNewtonUK Indonesia Joint Partnership on Infectious Diseases17/07/201824/07/2018
Cancer Research UKMultidisciplinary project award16/07/201824/07/2018
UKRIISCFStrength in Places Fund call18/07/201825/07/2018
Innovate UKISCFSmart local energy systems: demonstrators18/07/201825/07/2018
MRCMedical Research FoundationChild and young adult mental health - the underpinning aetiology of self-harm and eating disorders19/07/201826/07/2018
NERCLatin American Biodiversity Programme: Biodiversity - Ecosystem services for sustainable development19/07/201826/07/2018
AHRCAHRC-Smithsonian Fellowships in Digital Scholarship19/07/201826/07/2018
Innovate UKISCFSmart local energy systems: concepts and designs20/07/201827/07/2018
The Royal SocietySir Henry Dale Fellowship01/08/201807/08/2018
NERCNewtonPeruvian Glacial Retreat and its Impact on Water Security & Resilience to Natural Hazards02/08/201809/08/2018
MRCDFIDThird call for research to improve adolescent health in LMIC settings11/09/201818/09/2018
NIHRi4i Product Development Awards24/10/201831/10/2018
NIHRi4i Product Development Awards17/04/201924/04/2019
British AcademyGlobal Professorships 201805/09/201812/09/2018
NERCTowards a Sustainable Earth - Human-Environment Interactions & the Sustainable Development Goals24/07/201831/07/2018
NERCPeruvian Glacial Retreat and its Impact on Water Security & Resilience to Natural Hazards02/08/201809/08/2018
DEF&RADIDDarwin Initiative15/05/201822/05/2018