Funding area: Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM), Social Sciences
Academic staff on open-ended or continuing contracts of employment in Scottish Higher Education Institutions are invited to apply for the opportunity to take twelve months sabbatical leave to focus on a research project of their choice within STEM and Social Science.
In addition to funding the salary for the replacement member of staff up to point 37, this Grant funds research costs for the awardee of up to £10,000.
These Grants are supported by funding from the Scottish Government and research projects proposed must align to one or more of the Scottish Government National Outcomes, as detailed in the National Performance Framework.
Please note that we have changed our payment process for this round. See the Terms and Conditions for more information.
Fund deadline passed
This fund is currently closed for applications.
For the salary of a replacement staff member up to scale point 37, and research costs up to £10,000.