Funding awards

The RSE’s funding programme aims to:

Attract and retain those with outstanding potential to establish their careers in Scotland.

Encourage enterprise, innovation and the commercialisation of technology-based ideas coming from academic research.

Develop international collaboration and enable participation in international research programmes.

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Latest Funding and collaboration news

These medals recognise individuals who are exemplary at communicating, facilitating engagement, and advancing public discussion on significant matters.
These medals recognise individuals who are exemplary at communicating, facilitating engagement, and advancing public discussion on significant matters.
Our Enterprise Fellows covered the highlights of their entrepreneurial journey to date; giving an exclusive insight into their experiences and achievements.
Four Scotland-based academics have been awarded over £97K to enable collaboration with colleagues from German Institutes to address a decarbonised future.
The RSE welcomed Research Re-Boot (Covid-19 IMPACT) Research Grant awardees for a peer networking event, to share experiences, knowledge, and good practice.
The RSE has announced the recipients of the RSE Research Awards programme, awarding over half a million pounds in research funding.

Celebrating research and innovation

The RSE’s opportunity to showcase individuals who have secured RSE research awards and Enterprise Fellowships in this past year. Read about past and present awardees success stories, sharing their experiences that demonstrate the tremendous diversity, breadth and energy of Scotland’s research sector.