Applications will not be considered for less than £500. The maximum grant is £7,500 over two years.
Applications for collaborative or individual research projects are equally welcome under this scheme.
Applications from international groups of scholars are welcome, provided there is a UK-based scholar as lead applicant.
Funds are available to facilitate initial project planning and development; to support the direct costs of research; and to enable the advancement of research through workshops, or visits by or to partner scholars.
Applicants may seek support for any combination of eligible activity and cost up to the overall limit of £7,500.
The Academy will assess applications equally on their merits, with no preference as to mode of enquiry.