SIPR Small Research Grant Competition

SIPR Small Research Grant Competition 2015

Seven Awards were made in October 2015:

SIPR Small Research Grant Competition 2014

Seven Awards were made in June 2014:

SIPR Small Research Grant Competitions

SIPR has run five competitions for small research and knowledge exchange grants (up to a maximum value of £5,000). Members of SIPR based in Scotland are eligible to apply and applicants can be from the university sector, Police Scotland, or the Scottish Police Authority. Applications are subject to a peer review process and can be from single individuals/institutions or collaborative ventures involving more than one university and/or a partnership between the academic community and police service. Where possible, applicants are encouraged to secure matched funding from other sources. Possible uses of the grants include: seed-corn funding to develop research projects; short study visits or 'learning exchanges'; and development of SIPR training/CPD course(s) for the Scottish police service. Applications need to demonstrate their contribution to the overall aims of SIPR and one or more of the following:

Application process

Applications consist of :

Closing Date:

The current round of Awards is now complete.


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