The Seedcorn Fund for 2017/18 has now closed. Round One for 2018/19 will open in Autumn 2018.
This fund is intended to provide a small amount of money (up to £450) to support engagement in scholarly activity.
These might include, but are not limited to: supporting an initial pedagogic project that will serve as a proof of concept, the purchase or hire of equipment to use in learning and teaching innovation, or funding travel to other higher education institutions to present scholarly activities related to learning and teaching.
The number of awards made will be determined on the basis of the quality of submissions, and will be made on a competitive basis according to alignment with scheme criteria.
Members of NTU academic and professional services staff are eligible to apply. The application must be supported by line managers. Applicants must have achieved Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy to be eligible for this scheme.