Leverhulme Funding

Nominations invited for Philip Leverhulme Prizes 2020The subject areas for 2020 are: Biological Sciences, History, Law, Mathematics and Statistics, Philosophy and Theology and Sociology and Social Policy. The prizes recognise researchers at an early stage of their career, whose work has already had a significant international impact, and whose future research career is exceptionally promising. The closing date for nominations is 18 May 2020.

Upcoming closing dates:

Visiting Professorships – 7 May 2020
Major Research Fellowships – 15 May 2020
Leverhulme Doctoral Scholarships – 5 June 2020
Leverhulme International Professorships – 19 June 2020

February Newsletter For insights into research funded by Research Project Grants, Major Research Fellowships, Philip Leverhulme Prizes and Research Leadership Awards, download the Trust’s February Newsletter.


About CCCU Research Development

Research Development (RD) is part of the Department of Enterprise, Employability and Research Development. RD is responsible for ensuring that Research and Enterprise is of the highest quality and meets all required internal and external standards, including managing the institutional submission to the Research Excellence Framework (REF). RD leads on development and implementation of the institutional research and enterprise integrity policies, processes and best practice. It also hosts the institutional Staff Researcher Development Programme and the Early Career Researcher Programme SPARC, and is responsible for the annual Research Internship programme. RD provides strategic and targeted support for academic staff to seek and secure funding for their research and innovation activities. This includes identification of core funding opportunities and support for proposal development, alongside strategic advice and support for faculties to develop their research portfolio and capacity.

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