Grants

Research grants (over £500)

Academic staff may apply for BIRTHA funding to support an event or project which is of a developmental or interdisciplinary nature, or aims to promote and/or enhance research networks.

BIRTHA proposals should be submitted using the Research grants application form (Word doc, 47.5KB). Proposals will be considered by the BIRTHA Executive Committee which meets three times during the academic year.

Please note that applications for support for attending a conference or for individual research should be made to the Faculty conference and research fund (UoB access only).

2014/2015 deadlines are as follows:

Tuesday 14th October 2014
Tuesday 20th January 2015
Tuesday 12th May 2015

 

Successful applicants must acknowledge the support received by BIRTHA in all promotional and press activity in accordance with the guidelines on BIRTHA's visual identity.

Small grants (under £500)

Applicable to academic staff only (teaching fellows are not eligible to apply).

The small grants scheme is light-touch and allows for a swift response. Requests for funds under £500 may be submitted at any time during the academic year, and will be considered by the BIRTHA Director who will usually be able to give a response within a few days. Requests should be submitted using the Small grants application form (Word doc, 41.5KB) and sent to Sam Barlow (sam.barlow@bristol.ac.uk). Please note all proposals must be over £100, anything under this amount should be referred to departments.

Funds need to be spent by the financial year end

Please note that applications for support for attending a conference or for individual research should be made to the Faculty conference and research fund (UoB access only).

Applications deadline: none

Successful applicants must acknowledge the support received by BIRTHA in all promotional and press activity in accordance with the guidelines on BIRTHA's visual identity.