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Research Funding Opportunities

The following table lists research funding opportunities relevant to the University of Reading. This list is maintained by Research Services (RES) and includes schemes that form part of the Newton Fund, GCRF, and the Industrial Strategy. Please note that some schemes require that applications are business-led.

For more details, please 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 with updates on EU funding and policy developments, as well as an Annual Funding Calendar which gives details of annual and recurring calls and not open calls with no deadlines.

You may also be interested to search University UK’s Gateway to international opportunities, a regularly updated​ depository of funding opportunities for international research collaboration and knowledge exchange, aimed at UK-based researchers/institutions.

Last updated on Wednesday 27th April 2022.

ESRC  Partner with the Police to tackle violence against women and girls2022-04-262022-05-03 
Wellcome TrustImproving Cognitive and Functional Outcomes: Psychosis2022-04-282022-05-05
Royal SocietyResearch Grants2022-05-122022-05-19
AHRCResearch cultural heritage, society and ethics with European partners2022-05-162022-05-23
Wellcome TrustMental Health Award: Interventions for anxiety, depression and psychosis2022-05-172022-05-24
NERCStudy the West Antarctic Ice Sheets Response to a two degree increase2022-05-192022-05-26
Wellcome TrustResearch Enrichment Public Engagement2022-05-242022-05-31
Wellcome TrustHeat Adaptation: evaluation interventions to help mangage health effects of heat2022-05-242022-05-31
British AcademySmall Grants Scheme2022-05-252022-06-01
Wellcome TrustMental Health Data Prize2022-05-292022-06-05
NERCExploring the Frontiers of Environmental Science Research2022-06-072022-06-14
Royal SocietyInternational Exchanges2022-06-082022-06-15
Independent Social Research FoundationISRF Mid-Career Fellowship Application2022-06-242022-07-01
Independent Social Research FoundationISRF Political Economy Fellowship Competition2022-06-242022-07-01
UKRITuring AI World Leading Researcher Fellowships Round 22022-07-072022-07-14
MRCPre-Announcement: Public Health Intervention Development2022-08-252022-09-01Pre-announcement
NIHRPopulation Health Career Scientist Award2022-06-232022-06-30
MRCInfections and immunity partnership2022-05-042022-05-11
MRCInfections and immunity programme2022-05-042022-05-11
MRCInfections and immunity research2022-05-042022-05-11
Leverhulme TrustMajor Research Fellowships2022-05-062022-05-13
London Mathematical SocietyCollaborations with Developing Countries - Scheme 52022-05-082022-05-15
Leverhulme TrustPhilip Leverhulme Prizes2022-05-102022-05-17
MRCPopulation and systems medicine new investigator2022-05-112022-05-18
MRCPopulation and systems medicine programme2022-05-112022-05-18
MRCPopulation and systems medicine partnership2022-05-112022-05-18
MRCNeurosciences and mental health programme2022-05-182022-05-25
Funding opportunity:Neurosciences and mental health research
MRCNeurosciences and mental health partnership2022-05-182022-05-25
MRCNeurosciences and mental health new investigator2022-05-182022-05-25
London Mathematical SocietyComputer Science Small Grants - Scheme 72022-05-242022-05-31
London Mathematical SocietyGrace Chisholm Young Fellowships2022-05-232022-06-30
AHRCUK-US new directions for digital scholarship in cultural institutions: level two2022-07-012022-07-08
NIHRResearch for Patient Benefit (RfPB)2022-07-062022-07-232 stage application process with the 2nd stage deadline expected in November 2022
IEGFellowships for Doctoral Students2022-08-082022-08-15
Royal Astronomical SocietyGrants for studies2022-08-132022-08-20
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)Postdoctoral Fellowship2022-08-222022-09-02
Royal SocietyUniversity Research Fellowship2022-08-302022-09-06
Royal Academy of EngineeringResearch Chairs and Senior Research Fellowships2022-09-012022-09-08
British Heart FoundationTranslational Awards2022-09-052022-09-12
British AcademyMid-Career Fellowships2022-08-312022-09-07
Leverhulme TrustVisiting Professorships2022-09-292022-10-06
Royal SocietyDorothy Hodgkin Fellowship2022-09-232022-11-01