The RSE’s Research Awards spring 2023 programme opens today, providing funding opportunities for all academic disciplines, across all career stages.

Launched today are five different research funding opportunities designed to support Scotland’s academics to realise their potential, stimulate research in Scotland, and promote international collaboration.

The deadline for this open call is noon, Tuesday 28th March 2023.

Supporting Scotland’s vibrant research sector will have a lasting benefit to the individuals and communities concerned and to broader society.

The RSE Research Awards programme has open calls twice a year in spring and autumn. For further details of each of these schemes, eligibility, and how to apply, visit:

RSE Research AWARDS programme

Designed to support personally conducted high-quality research by covering eligible costs arising from a defined research project.
A collaborative early stage of development into a research proposal.
Consolidate collaborative partnerships which expand activities of existing research or initiate new projects. Partnerships may be defined by a collaboration between colleagues in different disciplines and institutions.
Focus on a research project for up to 12 months, funding covers a temporary replacement to enable the awardee to take research leave.
Facilitate international collaboration between researchers based in Scotland with researchers overseas.