Utrecht University offers extensive support for its researchers through the Research Funding Academy. Below you will find a brief overview of the activities and tools offered. More detailed information can be found on intranet (for UU employees only).
Support for researchers
Each faculty has an RSO that supports researchers throughout the year in the entire process of acquiring grants. For example advice, information, reading, examples, budget assistance, data management, ethical questions, administrative data, etc.
A one-stop shop for research data management services, solutions, tips, tools and workshops.
An annual event in June with information sessions, workshops and panel discussions to help researchers apply for research funding.
Support in writing a successful research application.
All kinds of useful online information on how to obtain funding for research.
Do's and don'ts for making a successful application for the ERC and Veni, Vidi and Vici grants.
A series of information sessions and workshops throughout the year on how to apply for Horizon 2020 funding.
A series of information sessions and workshops throughout the year on making impact with research.
An online tool to improve the impact paragraph in grant proposals
Support programme for ERC candidates throughout the year, including workshops, feedback sessions and editorial services.
Support programme for Vidi and Vici candidates throughout the year, including workshops, feedback sessions and editorial services.
Short online knowledge clips with tips and advice on how to apply for various European grants.