All applications will undergo an initial screening by staff. Applications will be rejected at this stage if:
- You do not meet our eligibility criteria (see above).
- Your application is incomplete.
- Your application does not adhere to length limits instructed in the application system.
- Your funding request exceeds the £4000 limit.
All remaining applications will undergo peer review by our panel of researchers. They will assess applications on:
|Quality of science
||Reviewers will assess novelty and scientific impact of the proposed project.
|Feasibility of proposal
||Your proposal must be clearly written and costed, and must be feasible to complete in a 12 month timeframe.
|Situation of the applicant
||We will prioritise those with limited access to research funding or a short term gap in funding which is impacting a specific project.
|Impact of the funding
||Reviewers will assess how completion of your project will benefit your career. Examples include promotion/new position prospects or chances for further funding.
For full details, please see our terms & conditions or contact us using the form below.