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Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Research Funding and Strategic Initiatives

Isaac Newton Trust

The Isaac Newton Trust is a charity that is regulated by the University. It provides important funding in the areas of seed funding and matched funding against externally awarded projects.

The Trust's funding page, including details on their own research grant competition, can be found here


Matched Funding - Leverhulme Early Career Fellowships

The Trust supplies, on behalf of the University, the matching funding that allows post-doctoral researchers selected by external fellowship competitions to hold their awards in Cambridge.

For full details on the Trust's contribution to the LT ECF scheme, click here.

Information from the funder's webpages on the Leverhulme ECF scheme is here. For cribsheets and further links, please see the dedicated Leverhulme Trust webpage.