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 also 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 Santander Universities Mobility Fund, The Dame Joan Stringer Fund, The Student Grant Initiative, The Postgraduate Grant Fund, The Lawrence Ho Mobility Fund and The Peter KK Lee Mobility Fund.

Application process 

Applications for grants of up to £1,000 per student open Wednesday 23rd January and close Wednesday 20th February 2019. Information on how to apply will be posted on this page in due course.

Please note, confirmation for successful applicants will be provided after an awards panel of academic and professional support representatives have convened Wednesday 20th March 2019.

If you have any queries regarding the Small Project & Mobility Grants, please contact

Application Workshops

Drop-in application workshops will run on the following dates:

Merchiston Campus, B55B, Wednesday 30th January 2019, 13:00-17:00

Sighthill Campus, 2.D.11, Wednesday 6th February 2019, 13:00-17:00

Craiglockhart Campus, 2/08, Wednesday 13th February 2019, 13:00-17:00

Students and staff can drop-in at any time during the above sessions to complete an application form on one of the available PCs. Ben Waite, Scholarship & Mobility Officer, will be in attendance to answer any questions in relation to the application process.

Downloadable Documents