Cognition Institute Funding Resources

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Cognition Institute

Plymouth University

Portland Square, Drake Circus

Plymouth, PL4 8AA


This page contains resources and links to help with finding funding opportunities, completing, and submitting funding applications. For further help and advice please contact either the Institute or Research Support using the link buttons above.

Page sections

  • Online funding database 'Research Professional'
  • Information on university procedures
  • University related data frequently required by funders. 

Research Professional

Research Professional is a web based funding and news service made available to University of Plymouth staff and students. The link below will take you to a Research Professional page with saved searches for funding opportunities relevant to members of the Cognition Institute.

Research Professional for the Cognition Institute

University of Plymouth's research support team have provided a page with information and links to assist in using research professional and accessing support.

Funding application process

The University has procedures for applying for research funding. The research support team have created a useful web page to access details on the key processes involved in the application process, which are listed below.

  • Costing the research
  • Ethical considerations
  • Peer review
  • Internal approval
  • Electronic submission

University of Plymouth information

Funders often require information and/or documentation about institutional policies, finances, and other data for funding applications. The Research Support team have created a useful web resource including, but not limited to the areas listed below.

  • Insurance
  • Financial Statements
  • Equality and diversity
  • Governance
  • Students
  • Sustainability