The Ideas Fund is a grants programme run by the British Science Association and funded by Wellcome, which enables the UK public to develop and try out ideas that address problems related to mental wellbeing.
The Ideas Fund are offering early stage grants of up to £25,000 and larger grants of around £90,000 in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, Hull, North West Northern Ireland, and Oldham.
The scheme has been designed to test a new way of funding that connects communities with researchers to access knowledge, research skills and resources. We brought together community members, researchers and public engagement professionals and designed a fund together that is:
The Ideas Fund is for you if:
Take the quick eligibility quiz to see if The Ideas Fund might be a good fit for you and your idea. (Please note it works best on a desktop computer!)
For full information, please click here.