The section below is a repository of funding opportunities, organised by “type of funding” and by “funder type”. Please contact us if the information your are looking for is not there.

The College and the Faculty also offer their own internal funding opportunities. Please visit our specific pages for more details:

We also recommend to check the Entreprise Funding opportunities website which is quarterly updated. This new resource lists funding opportunities for technology development or research with industry applications from research councils, companies and other organisations.

If you want to find out about the latest funding calls related to our Faculty, please read the monthly Funding Opportunities document.‌ This document also includes COVID-19 funding calls.

‌COVID-19 – Impact on Research Funding

See this page for guidance on research applications and awards. There are also links to a set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) COVID-19 FAQs and funder guidance on the impact of Coronavirus on research funding. This is an evolving situation so please review this page and the funders' own webpages regularly for updates. The COVID-19 funder guidance list will be updated with funder information as and when it is received.

(URGENT) Imperial College COVID-19 Research Fund:

Imperial College is at the forefront of research in dealing with COVID-19.  Thanks to the generous alumni, the College has set up the Imperial College COVID-19 Research Fund to undertake novel and essential research into the understanding, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of COVID-19 infection. The call is open to applications from academic staff at the College and honorary clinical staff. Fellows may apply but you must have your salary in place for the duration of the award. Up to £1m is available to seed fund projects around £50k and no longer than 6 months in duration. This is a rapid response call, the second round will close on Wednesday 13th May at 5pm.  Applications will be considered on a rolling basis every month until all remaining funds have been allocated. For guidance and form documents, please click HERE.

Main external funders: