The Seed Fund intends to support exploration and development of attractive and diverse activities and projects, to help secure either additional funds for a project or to carry out joint, ambitious and innovative ideas within the alliance.

Apply now to Unite! Seed Fund for Student Activities! 

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There will be one call annually for Unite! Seed Funds for funding measure in Teaching & Learning and Research & PhD.  Unite! Seed fund will have bi-annual calls for funding measures on Student Activities

The first cycle of Unite! Seed Fund was launched on the 15th of March 2023 and finished on 31st of May 2023. The second call for funding measures on Student Activities is open from the 15th of October until the 15 of December 2023. 

Download here all the necessary documents to apply for funding measures on Student Activities:

Unite! Seed Fund Initiative

The aim of Unite! is to be an innovative, collaborative, inclusive and sustainable alliance. Through its ambition to realise excellence in education, research, and innovation by creating new opportunities, Unite! University alliance invites the entire Unite! community (Teaching staff, Teaching and learning units, Researchers and research Units, Students and student associations) to send proposals of collaborative projects for its first round of Seed funding.

The funding is open to all subjects and topics and is aimed at both in-person, hybrid, and purely digital formats.
Funding Line: Teaching and Learning
  • Teachers (Professors, academic staff)
  • Teaching & Learning units
Funding Line: Research and PhD
  • Doctoral Researchers
  • Early-career Researchers (e.g., Post-docs, Ad-hoc lecturer/professor etc.)
  • Research Units (i.e., Doctoral Schools/programmes, Research centres, PhD communities etc.)
  • Tenured Researchers (e.g., Professors, Associate Professors etc.)
Funding Line: Student Activity
  • Under- and Postgraduate students (including PhD Students)
  • Applicants need to ensure student status until the end of the project.
  • Student organisations/associations
  • Units and service centres of Unite! Universities (such as sports unions, language centres etc.)

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