The Understanding Unbelief programme involves core research (ADAC), and funds the following additional research and public engagement projects and activities:


Grant competition timeline

The timeline sets out scheduled dates for the Understanding Unbelief grant competitions. These dates may be subject to change.

Grant scheme Application deadline(s) Earliest start-date Latest end-date Maximum duration
Research grants (RFP1) Oct 2016 (LOI*)
Jan 2017 (FP*)
Jul 2017 Jun 2019 24 months
Early career awards (RFP2) Jun 2017 (FP*) Oct 2017 Jun 2019 18 months
Public engagement (RFP3) TBC (FP*) TBC Jun 2019 12 months

*LOI = letter of inquiry  *FP: full proposal’

Please note, although projects may complete any time before the latest end date, projects teams must be represented at the closing capstone conference in June 2019.