Small Grants in Humanities and Social Science

This scheme is for small-scale research projects, scoping exercises and meetings.

Scheme at a glance

Career stage:

Early, Intermediate, Senior, Returning to research

Level of funding:

Usually up to £5,000

Eligibility and suitability

What we offer

How to apply

Definitions

Early

You’re starting your career in postdoctoral research.

Intermediate

You’re consolidating your research career. You lead on research projects and are establishing a research team.

Senior

You’re an experienced researcher responsible for the strategic direction of your research programme(s) and team(s).

Returning to research

You’re returning to a research career after a break of two years or more.

Contact us

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Key dates

We are not currently accepting applications to this scheme. The scheme will open again in spring 2017. Please check this page for updates.