Humanities Cultural Programme - Micro-fund

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The current deadline is 2 November 2020. Calls open consecutively on a monthly basis. Details of future monthly deadlines are:

November deadline: 2 November 2020

December deadline: 1 December 2020

January deadline: 11 January 2021

Further deadlines will be announced in due course.


The Humanities Cultural Programme (HCP) welcomes applications of up to £500 to facilitate early conversations between students/researchers and external organisations who may be interested in collaborating on a future student- or research-led creative project. 

This funding can be used for travel expenses, modest professional fees, and other appropriate expenditure that enables and supports early conversations to explore mutually created and beneficial connections and potential future collaborations. For further details of allowable expenses, please contact the Acting Humanities Cultural Programme Senior Coordinator, Dr Justine Shaw (


How are applications submitted?

Applications are submitted via IRAMS.  Applications must include a completed Case for Support (see link below).Applications must be submitted by an individual with a University of Oxford Single Sign-On (SSO) account. Applicants without an SSO are advised to contact The Acting Humanities Cultural Progamme Senior Coordinator, Dr Justine Shaw (

Applications are accepted monthly. The deadlines for each call are given above – the deadline for applications is 12 noon on the date given. Only complete applications that are received by the deadline will be reviewed.


What other funding is available?

For more details of other types of funding available through the Humanities Cultural Programme click HERE. To submit an 'Expression of Interest' to the Humanities Cultural Programme, click HERE.


Case for Support document: