Research and Knowledge Exchange


Information about funding for research and knowledge exchange

CAHSS Knowledge Exchange and Impact Grant

Small grants for projects to increase the impact of research through engaging with policy, practice, industry or community audiences .

Challenge Investment Fund 2017-2018

A CAHSS fund to support capacity building for interdisciplinary working.

ESRC Impact Grant

Grants to accelerate the impact of social science research. Projects are undertaken in active partnership with research users in the public, private or civil society sectors.

ESRC IAA Rapid Response Fund

Funding to enable academics to respond to consultations or for travel essential to enhancing the impact of research.

ESRC IAA International Development NGO Data funding

Additional funding available from the University of Edinburgh Impact Acceleration Account for projects to explore opportunities for data reuse within (NGOs and implementation agencies that operate in an ODA context.

Innovation Initiative Grants

Innovation Initiative Grants can be used for new initiatives in research.

External research funding

The Research Office provides a comprehensive range of services which help University of Edinburgh researchers with their applications for external funding.

External knowledge exchange funding

Details of KE funding via AHRC, SFC, Collaborative Doctoral Awards and Knowledge Transfer Partnerships.

Moray Endowment Fund

The University's Moray Endowment Fund is intended to support original research in any discipline with funds awarded via an annual competition.

Edinburgh Global Research and Partnership Fund

Funding to support the development of Edinburgh’s global partnership community through fostering links with partners in low and middle income countries.