The call for the next round of BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants will open 5th October 2018 and close 5pm on Wednesday 7th November 2018 and is aimed at Early Career Researcher and/or pump priming purposes.
It is strongly advised that you attend the British Academy small guidance session on 9th October 2018, where the Funding Development team will go through:
- The British Academy scheme notes for applicants
- The British Academy FAQs
- The British Academy Assessment Criteria
- As well as a chance to ask questions from recent British Academy award winners
After the session you will have the chance to sit with a Research Facilitator and Funding Development Officer, to go through costs and your draft proposal. As well as the opportunity to have your proposal reviewed by an external application reviewer.
If you can’t attend this session, then we ask you to submit your intention to bid form to your Funding Development Officer by 9th October 2018, after this date applications will be moved to the summer round.
The British Academy have provided updated guidance on the small grants – BA scheme notes for applicants and BA FAQs . They have asked that all applicants read the documentation carefully before starting their application.
The call closes at 5pm on Wednesday 7th November 2018.
|5 October 2018||Scheme Opens|
|9th October||RKEO British Academy Guidance session and/or
Intention to bid forms to be submitted to your faculty funding development officer
|4th November midnight||Nominated referee supporting statement to be completed via FlexiGrant|
|4th November midnight||Your final application must be submitted on FlexiGrant by this date at the latest|
|5th – 7th November 2018||Institutional checks to take place by RKEO|
|7th November 2018||Submission|
Any queries please contact Alexandra Pekalski