Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)

AHRC funds outstanding original research across the whole range of the arts and humanities.




Funding opportunities

AHRC Responsive Mode: Standard Research Grant – Round Three

Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) standard research grants support well-defined collaborative projects across the arts and humanities in areas covered by our remit.

The full economic cost (FEC) of your project can be between £300,000 and £1.5 million. We will fund 80% of the FEC.

The maximum duration of this award is five years.

Doctoral focal awards in the arts and humanities

Apply for funding to recruit and train doctoral students through a doctoral focal award in the arts and humanities.

The awards will provide opportunities through partnership between higher education institutions (HEI) and non-HEI organisations.

To be the lead applicant, you must be based at a UK research organisation eligible for AHRC funding.


Arts & Humanities Research Council
Polaris House,
North Star Avenue,


AHRC doctoral focal awards webinar

5 December 2023


Engaging with Government 2024

27 February 2024 to 29 February 2024

The Institute for Government, 2 Carlton Gardens, London, SW1Y 5AA

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