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Grant schemes

(27 September 2019)

The Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (SAMS) and the British Academy of Management (BAM) are pleased to announce the launch of a new grant scheme which started in July 2019, with a second round of funding to be announced in 2020. The scheme partnership strengthens the commitment of both organisations to support management research and promote capacity building. More information is available on the website

The SAMS/BAM Research and Capacity Building Grant Scheme:

SAMS/BAM Research and Capacity Building grants are aimed at researchers who want to develop an empirical research project that:

Enables capacity building by bringing together a group of researchers from at least two HE institutions, including early career as well as experienced researchers

Produces novel conceptual outcomes based on rigorous, innovative use of methods and by developing original ways of thinking to address complex management problems 

Demonstrates the social value of management research conducted in the public interest

Key information:

Maximum value of each award is £150,000

Duration of projects between 24 months (minimum) and 36 months (maximum) Principal Investigators must be based in a UK HE institution, normally in a School of Management/Business (co-Investigators may be outside the UK) Principal Investigator and all Co-Investigators based in Schools of Management/Business must be BAM Members Shortlisted applicants will be invited to interview by the SAMS/BAM Grant Award Committee in January/February 2020 Application deadline extended to Friday, 6 December 2019 (17:00 GMT)


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