Humanities Cultural Programme - Micro-fund

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The current submission deadline is Friday 29 October, 2021. Calls open termly. Details of future deadlines are:


Michaelmas Term 2021 deadline: 29 October 2021


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 HCP team (


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 HCP team (

Applications are accepted termly. The deadlines for each call are given above – the deadline for applications is 5pm 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.


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Case for Support document: