Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)

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



Funding opportunities

Partner with researchers in Switzerland

Apply for funding to develop new and existing partnerships with researchers in Switzerland.

You must:

  • be currently in receipt of an active UKRI grant for the materials, synthetic biology, or life and physical sciences interface themes
  • have been a UKRI grant holder for the languages theme (within the last five years of the closing date).

Enhance your career through an architecture or design secondment

Apply for funding to develop your skills and exchange knowledge through the UKRI Innovation Scholars programme. This secondment opportunity is focused on architecture and design.

You must be:

  • a resident in the UK
  • employed by a UK organisation eligible for UKRI funding
  • able to carry out research at a postdoctoral level (or equivalent).

You can be at any stage in your career.


Arts & Humanities Research Council
Polaris House,
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Changes to AHRC's website

Following the move of AHRC funding opportunities and news to the UKRI website, this summer we are starting to move more of AHRC’s web content to the new integrated site.

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