Member grants

Our member grants fund initiatives which further the understanding and application of economics within and beyond academia. Applicants must be RES members to apply. 

Discover Economics Grant

Members can apply up to £1,500 for funding outreach events to encourage more students to study economics at university.

Research Dissemination Grants

Members can apply for up to £2,000 for activities involving the discussion and dissemination of economic research.

Knowledge Transfer Projects grants

Members can apply for up to £2,000 for projects that increase the sharing of knowledge and expertise between academic and non-academic economists or those in related fields.

Conference Grant

Members can apply for up to £500 to support those who are presenting an economic paper at a conference or are acting as the main speaker.

RES COVID Academic Support fund (NOW CLOSED)

Heads of Department can apply for up to £50,000 per institution to support PhD students, early career researchers, and innovations in teaching.