Research Strategy Office – ESRC Impact Acceleration Account – Enabling Impact

The ESRC Impact Acceleration Account provides flexible funding options designed to enhance the impact of Cambridge social science research.

The Impact Acceleration Account supports:

  1. Activities to broaden the experience of engagement with business, NGOs and the public and third sectors. This can cover deepening and strengthening relationships with existing contacts as well as establishing new contacts.
  2. Engagement with public, private and third sector organisations through secondments.
  3. Development and promotion of new engagement methods to help promote best practice across social science knowledge areas.
  4. Short projects to define routes to impact, liaising with partners and finding the resources to enhance impact activities.

Here are our current funding calls:

1. Impact Funding

2. Follow-on Fund

3. Discretionary Fund

4. Knowledge Exchange Workshop and Dialogue Fund

5. Local Fellowship Scheme

6. POST Academic Parliamentary Fellowships

7. Innovation Fellowships

8. NGO Data Call