Small Project & Mobility Grants

Grant details

The grants are one off contributions, designed to help fund student projects, travel, research, or study that is beneficial to personal development, professional expertise and/or academic knowledge.

Value per annum: up to £1,000 per student

Duration: One off awards


All full time matriculated students at Edinburgh Napier University are eligible to apply for the grants. Staff members can submit an application on behalf of a student project.

Sources of funding

The Small Project & Mobility Grants are available through a range of funds philanthropically donated to Edinburgh Napier University, including: The Cuminga Trust Nursing Grant, The Dame Joan Stringer Fund, The Lawrence Ho Mobility Fund, The Santander Universities Mobility Fund and The Student Grant Initiative.

Application process 

Applications for grants of up to £1,000 per student are open 22nd January - 19th February 2020

To submit an application form as a student, please select the following link

To submit an application as a staff on behalf of a student project, please download the below application form and email a completed copy to

Please note, confirmation for successful applicants will be provided after an awards panel of academic and professional support representatives have convened Tuesday 31st March 2020.

Bookable one-to-one application appointments

Bookable one-to-one appointments with Ben Waite, Development Executive, will be available on the following dates:

  • Friday 24th January, 9:30-17:00
    2/07, Craiglockhart Campus

  • Monday 27th January, 9:30-17:00
    F6, Merchiston Campus

  • Friday 31st January, 9:30-17:00
    7.B.33, Sighthill Campus

  • Tuesday 11th February, 9:30-17:00
    7.B.02, Sighthill Campus

  • Wednesday 12th February, 9:30-17:00
    4/29, Craiglockhart Campus

  • Friday 14th February, 9:30-17:00
    F14, Merchiston Campus

Students and staff will be able to schedule an appointment to discuss their application and raise any queries about the application process. To request an appointment, please email your available times and dates to Appointments will typically last 30 minutes.

Answers to frequently asked questions can be downloaded below.

Downloadable Documents