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Funding type: Grant
Award range: £350,000 - £1,000,000
Closing date: Open - no closing date
You can apply for funding if you are an established member of an approved research organisation, or you have an agreement with a recognised research organisation to work there and have access to appropriate research facilities for the duration of the grant.
ESRC funds research within the social sciences, including, but not limited to:
- social policy
Your proposal can cover anything from a standard research project through to a large-scale survey, research methodology or infrastructure development (such as the compilation, classification and cataloguing of data).
Funding type: Bursary
Award range: £250 - £500
Closing date: April 1st 2021
Conference bursaries are available to support early-career psychologists (a person who is within eight years of completion of their doctoral degree or practitioner doctorate in psychology).
Conference bursaries are available to support early-career psychologists in the UK to attend (physically or virtually) any academic conference, either in the UK or internationally, relevant to the applicants work.
Each bursary consists of up to £250 (UK) or £500 (international) to contribute towards the costs of registration and travel (if applicable) to attend the full conference.
Funding type: Dissertation Award
Award amount: $2,000
Closing date: June 1, 2021
Researchers who have completed doctoral candidacy, including dissertation approval by doctoral committee.
APF is seeking applications for the F. J. McGuigan Dissertation Award, which supports dissertation research that addresses any aspect of mental function (e.g., cognition, affect, motivation) and seeks to understand the mind from both a behavioral and neural perspective.
Proposed research should be compatible with McGuigan’s overall goals and may fall within any area of contemporary behavioral or brain science (including more recent forms of cognitive psychology).
Funding type: Grant
Award amount: $15,000
Closing date: March 1, 2022
- Be a psychologist or in a related field with a doctoral degree from an accredited university.
- Be no more than 10 years postdoctoral.
The F.J. McGuigan Early Career Investigator Research Grant is given biennially to recognize and support the efforts of an early career psychological scientist who is pursuing research that aims to address any aspect of mental function (e.g., cognition, affect, motivation) and seeks to understand the mind from both a behavioral and neural perspective.