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Postdoctoral fellowships

FUNDER: IEG

These enable young researchers to conduct a new research project after finishing their dissertation into the religious, political, social or cultural history of Europe between about 1450 and about 1970 at the Leibniz Institute in Mainz, Germany.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10b530    DEADLINE: 01-Aug-16

 

BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants

FUNDER: British Academy

Grants are available to support primary research in the humanities and social sciences.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10b8bJ   DEADLINE: 31-Aug-16

 

Cooperation Projects

FUNDER: Creative Europe Desk UK

This funding opportunity supports the delivery of cultural and creative transnational cooperation projects across any art form for a maximum duration of four years.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/Xj44X    DEADLINE: 05-Oct-16

 

Leadership fellows scheme – standard route

FUNDER: AHRC

This enables researchers to develop their capabilities as leaders, to carry out work with a potential to generate a transformative impact on their discipline, and to develop and undertake leadership activities that are connected to their research.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fHcQ    DEADLINE: 30-Sep-16

 

Media and content convergence

FUNDER: European Commission

The challenge is to make the best use of technology for reaching out to new audiences, adapting to the digital era and thriving in the connected Digital Single Market.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fOAc    DEADLINE: 08-Nov-16

 

Small Grants Open Call

FUNDER: The DE Sustainable Society Network+ invites applications for small grants.

Small grants provide funding for projects, or other activities, that lead to, or support, cross-disciplinary collaboration in the use of digital technologies to promote and support a sustainable society.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fOGk    DEADLINE: 5pm on the 1st of each month

 

STEP Beyond Travel Grant

FUNDER: ECF

Through this grants scheme, we fund emerging artists and cultural workers to explore and to exchange views, skills and inspiration. We have been supporting all kinds of cross-border creativity – including music, visual art, theatre, dance, film, documentary, multimedia, design, photography, fashion and cultural capacity building.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fHik    DEADLINE: 60 days prior departure

 

Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF)

FUNDER: Heritage Lottery Fund

Heritage is really wide-ranging. We support all kinds of projects, as long as they make a lasting difference for heritage, people and communities. Use our funding to record the diverse stories of your community, breathe new life into a historic park, create vibrant town centres, and much more.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/108qzI  NO DEADLINE

 

Main grants scheme – learning

FUNDER: The Foyle Foundation

These support projects which facilitate the acquisition of knowledge and which have a long-term strategic impact, in particular projects in libraries, museums and archives, or that involve special education needs, as well as projects that encourage sustainability by reducing overheads or which help generate additional revenue.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fOXq    NO DEADLINE

 

Programming development fund

FUNDER: The British Film Institute

This helps film programmers and exhibitors put together programmes of films which will be enhanced or underpinned by curation, interpretation or education activity.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fP3g    NO DEADLINE

 

Humanities and social science small grants

FUNDER: Wellcome Trust

These support small-scale research projects, scoping exercises or meetings whose subject matter falls within the remit of the society and ethics programme.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10b92W   NO DEADLINE

 

Research project grants

FUNDER: Leverhulme Trust

These support innovative and original research projects on a topic of the applicant’s choice.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/104Cvq    NO DEADLINE

 

Research Networking – Funding

FUNDER: AHRC

The Research Networking Scheme is intended to support forums for the discussion and exchange of ideas on a specified thematic area, issue or problem.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fPfq    NO DEADLINE

 

The Arts Foundation Fellowship Scheme

FUNDER: The Arts Foundation

The Foundation uses leading practitioners and experienced professionals whose key positions enable them to identify the most talented and deserving artists in each of the six art forms.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fPjL    OPEN VERY YEAR