The British Academy/Leverhulme Trust Small Research Grants are available to support primary research in the humanities and social sciences.
From tackling domestic and sexual violence against women to pioneering new methods of curating historic videogame consoles, or investigating the 19th century living conditions of working-class communities in Northern Ireland, these grants have funded a huge variety of research projects over the years.
Here are seven projects to inspire you.
Have humans always consumed alcohol? How has our relationship with it evolved over time? Join three experts for an evening of short talks and discussion exploring the history of alcohol consumption.
Sharing the findings of their British Academy funded research project into the #StopIslam Twitter campaign, Elizabeth Poole and colleagues discuss how – and by who – anti-Muslim sentiment is being challenged online.
Based on new research by British Academy award holder Alex Toft and colleagues at Coventry University, we look at the challenges young disabled LGBT+ people face growing up in Britain today. Join us for an evening of talks, workshops and discussions.