Grants available to run LMS Research Schools and Research Schools in Knowledge Exchange 2024

Extended application deadline: 1 June 2023

Grants of up to £15,000 are available for LMS Research Schools, one of which will be focused on Knowledge Exchange. The LMS Research Schools provide training for research students in contemporary areas of mathematics. The Knowledge Exchange Research Schools will primarily focus on Knowledge Exchange and can be in any area of mathematics.

The LMS Research Schools take place in the UK and support participation of research students from both the UK and abroad. The lecturers are expected to be international leaders in their field. The LMS Research Schools are often partially funded by the Heilbronn Institute for Mathematical Research. Information about the submission of proposals can be found here, along with a list of previously supported Research Schools.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to discuss their ideas for Research Schools with the Chair of the Early Career Research Committee. Professor Chris Parker ( before submitting proposals. Proposals should be submitted to Lucy Covington( by 1 June 2023.

Clay Mathematics Institute Enhancement and Partnership Program

To extend the international reach of the Research School, prospective organisers may also wish to consider applying to the Clay Mathematics Institute (CMI) for additional funding under the CMI’s Enhancement and Partnership Program. Further information about this program can be found here. Prospective organisers are advised to discuss applications to this program as early as possible by contacting the CMI President, Martin Bridson ( There is no need to wait for a decision from the LMS on your Research School application before contacting the CMI about funding through this program.