The 2018-2019 Creating Knowledge Implementation Plan – Research Investment Prospectus presents an overview of the internal funding opportunities available this year. Most of these are new schemes so please take a look and take note of the various requirements and deadlines.
Application forms for all the schemes can be accessed through the following links
- New Research Cluster Support Fund – applications reopened until 21 June for applications that can complete expenditure by 31 July 2019
- Platform Fellowships – applications now closed following deadline 15 October 2018
- Platform Challenge Fund – applications now closed following deadlines of 5 November 2018 and 14 January 2019
- Strategic Investments/Capacity Building – applications now closed following deadline 5 November 2018
- Impact Acceleration Account – – applications closed on 30 April 2019
- Developing International Research Funding Opportunities
- Impact Fellowships for the UK Industrial Strategy (HEIF Fellows) – applications now closed following deadlines of 5 November 2018 and 28 February 2019
- Doctoral School Scholarships
The funding is available for full time and fractional contract staff.
Please discuss your plans not only with your Faculty ADR but also with the research leads in the centres/departments/institutes of your collaborators. Make sure your plans fit with the ongoing resource needs for business as usual and negotiate accordingly – work as a team across teaching, research and administration responsibilities.
We hope this prospectus will stimulate a great deal of interest and work across disciplinary boundaries as we work to becoming the world’s leading applied university.
Due to receiving a number of valid questions we’ve set up an FAQs page relating to the Creating Knowledge Prospectus, the Internal Funding available and the application and approval process.