Funding Opportunities

SRPe supports delivery of high quality industry focused doctorates to address key areas of high value skills need, research challenge and socio-economic opportunity across Scotland.

We also provide support for development of enhanced postgraduate and early career researcher skills and support towards development of European and wider international research collaboration and funding opportunities.


PhD Funding Opportunities

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National Manufacturing Institute Scotland Industry Doctorate Programme (NMIS-IDP)

Scottish Research Partnership in Engineering Industry Doctorate Programme (SRPe-IDP)


PEER & PECRE Awards

Under the Scottish Funding Council's PEER and PECRE Schemes the Scottish Research Partnership in Engineering provides funding to:

  • support Scotland’s mission to strengthen European and wider international research collaboration

  • support increased access to European funding

  • provide enhanced postgraduate and early career researcher skills and capabilities development opportunities

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Pools Engagement in European Research

(PEER)

Awards of between £2k and £10k

Pool Engagement in European Research (PEER) awards support engagement in European collaboration and funding opportunities, for example, networking, promoting research capabilities, developing collaborative relationships, policy influencing, project preparation, and the development of proposals.

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Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Exchanges (PECRE)

Awards of between £2k and £7.5k

Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Exchanges (PECRE) awards provide skills and capabilities development opportunities for postgraduates and early career researchers to build experience of international collaboration with academia and / or industry across Europe, North America, China and India.

 
 

How to Apply

The 2018/19 call for applications is now closed

A FURTHER CALL WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN 2019, FOR PROJECTS TAKING PLACE IN THE 2019/20 ACADEMIC YEAR.

IF YOU WISH TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE SRPe PEER & PECRE SCHEME, PLEASE CONTACT Sarah Doherty, SRPe Administrator (sarah.doherty@srpe.ac.uk)