Edinburgh Research Office

Business Boost

Seed funding for social science researchers to engage with private sector organisations.

About the fund

The purpose of the Business Boost fund is to provide small seed funding of £1000 for engagement with private sector organisations for social science researchers. This includes private companies, social enterprises, co-operatives, trade & regulatory bodies.

It is an internally managed funding scheme by the Knowledge Exchange and Impact Team, as part of the University’s ESRC Impact Acceleration Account.

Please contact the Knowledge Exchange and Impact Team for more information.

We welcome applications throughout the year.

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