Application Procedure

Applications should be made by a Principal Applicant who will take responsibility for the administration of the award and for providing annual progress reports to the Trust. Applications will also require Institutional Approval of the content of the application, including the finances requested by the organisation is required. This approver may not be the Principal Applicant.

The competition will open on Monday 16 April 2018 and applications must be submitted online by the closing date of 4pm on 14 September 2018. An expert panel will be convened to assess requests for funding, and will consider the case that each application makes for quality, innovation, and need. The Trust may fund a bid in full or provide partial funding if support more than one activity is requested. The Trust will report results to applicants by the end of January 2019.

Online application help notes

When completing the online application form, please refer to the help notes:
Download the help notes

Application system login

To make an application, please access the Leverhulme Trust Grant Application System:

Log in to the application system

The recommended browsers to use for the application system are Internet Explorer or Google Chrome.

Feedback on applications

Unfortunately, due to the large number of applications for this scheme, it is not possible to provide feedback to individual applicants regarding unsuccessful applications