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Funding opportunities, news and guidance from RKE at Manchester Metropolitan University


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Grab a Grant

Take a look at these research related funding opportunities. Please pass on to any colleagues you feel may also be interested.

NERC International Pump Priming Grants

This provides resources to NERC-supported researchers to allow them to forge long-term partnerships with overseas scientists that add value to current NERC-funded science.

Deadline for applications: 19 May 16

Rail Safety and Standards Board Vehicle Dynamics Competition

This supports innovations which make technical improvements to rail vehicles, reducing track damage, wheel and suspension maintenance costs, and increase the use of vehicles for both fast and slow lines.

Deadline for applications: 19 May 16

Feminist Review Trust Research Grants

These support feminist scholars and activities.

Deadline for applications: 31 May 16

Society for Medieval Archaeology Mick Aston Research Grant

This aims to support the completion and publication of a research project relating to settlement archaeology in Britain or Ireland.

Deadline for applications: 31 May 16

Lithic Studies Society Roger Jacobi Bursary

This aims to support research related to museum collections and archives in the field of lithic studies.

Deadline for applications: 08 Aug 16

For support with your application, please contact your relevant Research Development Manager.

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Grab a Grant

Take a look at these research proposal funding opportunities.

Education Endowment Foundation General Project Funding

This is for evaluating interventions or approaches that improve the learning and development of children aged three and four, as well as pupils in mainstream schools from ages five to 16.

Deadline for proposals: 01 Apr 16

Prehistoric Society Research Fund

This supports research into prehistoric archaeology in any part of the world. The aim is to offer small ‘pump-primer’ grants to projects in their early stages.

Deadline for proposals: 31 Jan 17

For support during your application, please contact Research Development.


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Funding for Archaeology Uncovered

Check out these fudning opportunities related to archaeological research.

The WF Albright Institute of Archaeological Research Glassman Holland research fellowship

This supports European postdoctoral researchers, permanently residing in Europe, conducting research into Near Eastern studies from prehistory through the early Islamic period.

The closing date for applications is 15 Jan 16.

Lithic Studies Society Wymer bursary

This funds lithic-related study and may support work that is archaeological, geological or anthropological in nature.

The closing date for applications is 08 Feb 16.

For support during your application, please contact your relevant Research Development Manager.