Covid Academic Support Fund now open for Second Round


Applications are now open for round 2 of RES COVID Academic Support fund, to support members who have been particularly affected by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on UK universities and academic departments, and to support innovations in teaching economics that have arisen from online/blended learning delivery during 2020.

Heads of department are invited to submit applications, with funding awards of up to £10,000 per PhD student or early career economist and up to £20,000 each for innovative teaching methods. The total amount awarded to any one institution will be capped at £50,000.

The second round (for funding for the academic year 2021-22) is now open and closes on 3 May at 5pm. Full information is available here.