Funding Opportunities

Funding opportunities are available within the University of Liverpool and the wider NWSSDTP to academics and early career researchers to develop research methods in the social sciences and humanities both in practice and developing training provision.


Methods North West Collaborative Innovation Grants

Staff and postgraduate researchers from the four partner institutions are invited to submit proposals for up to £2000 to cover all or part of the costs of events and activities that will support cutting-edge developments in research methods across the North West. Projects must include participants from at least two of the four institutions and should be genuinely collaborative, persuasively innovative, and meaningfully inclusive of PGR students.

Deadline: Thursday 5th December 2019.


Methodological Innovation and Development Award Scheme (MIDAS)

Open to all University of Liverpool academics and early career researchers via engage@liverpool. Read more... 

The last call for applications closed on 31st July, for events taking place 2019/20. Future calls will be posted here.


Collaborative Innovation Grants (CIGs)

Open to academics and early career researchers from participating NWSSDTP institutions (Keele University, Lancaster University, University of Liverpool and University of Manchester) via Methods North West. Read more...