Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

IAD Action Fund

The IAD offers funding for University of Edinburgh staff and students to develop and support academic networks and communities and/or test ideas for creative learning activities. (Includes Festival of Creative Learning Pop-ups.)

Aims of the Action Fund

About the IAD Action Fund and its aims.

Action Fund small grants

About the IAD Action Fund small grant scheme: what we can fund, plus how and when to apply. Includes the application form you need to complete.

Action Fund regular grants

About the Action Fund regular grant scheme: what we can fund, how and when to apply. Includes the application form you need to complete.

Action Fund FAQs

What we will and won't fund in your proposed budget; applying for repeat funding; applying to other IAD schemes.

What we are looking for

Guidance on how we will assess the quality of the applications.