The Trust is delighted to announce the project titles and researchers awarded Research Incentive Grants for the March 2017 round.

In March 2017, the Trust received 113 applications to the Research Incentive Grant scheme. Following the completion of the review process and the meetings of the two Selection Committees, 40 awards have been made. The overall success rate is 39% and the total amount awarded is £260,778. Awards have been made to 11 of the Scottish universities.

downloadable report details the success rate by university, field and career stage. It also provides Equal Opportunities information of the applicants and award-holders, the names of the principal investigators, and the titles of the successful projects.

Changes to this scheme were announced earlier in the year.

The next deadline for this scheme is 15th October 2017.

RIGs Awards March 2017

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