Research Grants

UKLA Research Grants

UKLA Research Committee (RC) welcomes applications for original research that is focused on literacy, and which helps fulfil the aims of UKLA (link). Grants of up to £3000 can be awarded. For further guidance on making an application for a grant, please see the pdf: Notes of Guidance for Applicants. This document also provides details of what we do and do not fund.

RC considers applications for funding from UKLA members twice a year, in March and November. Applicants need to complete a proposal form (available to download below) and email this to Brenda Eastwood at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)  by 1st March or 1st November each year.  

All applicants must be members of UKLA and all members of UKLA are eligible to apply. Applications are particularly welcomed from teachers and other practitioners and from teacher/practitioner/academic partnerships.


UKLA Research Grants Guidance 2015

UKLA Research Grants Application Form 2015

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