Tips On Securing Research Funding – Guardian Best Bits

You may remember in September I took part in a Guardian HE Live Chat on research funding with a number of other knowledgeable and wise folk from around the UK and overseas. The best bits from that chat have now been published on the Guardian Higher Education Network site:

Securing Research Funding: Live Chat Best Bits

There is some useful advice here, especially for early career researchers and those new to the research funding game:

  • How to think about the impact of your research
  • Looking for alternative sources of funding to cope with UK cuts
  • Making the most of feedback on unsuccessful bids
  • The importance of collaboration

…and of course, that old chestnut:

  • Contact your research support office at an early stage!