School of Informatics support for researchers: contacts, policies and procedures relating to research funding application and award
Research Support in the School of Informatics: how to work with the Portfolio Management team (PMs)
Finding Funding Opportunities, funder news, funding contacts.
Letters of Support
Preparing a research proposal or bid ‐ many grant and fellowship applications require a letter of support from the Head of School or other senior postholder. Depending on the requirements of funder or partner and the availability of the key individuals, this can take some time. The sooner the need is flagged, the better.
Events: presentations, reports and notes
This section is for researchers planning to apply for an independent research fellowship and contains links to some key schemes as well as resources and examples.
Grant Writing Resources
A frequently updated list of useful resources, links and contacts to help with funder requirements such as impact and inclusion and diversity
Director of Research
Director of Research Prof. Chris Williams (DoR) and Deputy Director of Research Dr Ajitha Rajan (DDoR): roles and responsibilities
Internal Peer Review
Principal Investigators preparing an application for funding should arrange for internal peer review well before the planned submission date. Portfolio Managers will remind applicants that this should happen, copying to the relevant Director of Institute who can advise.