KE Seed Fund

This fund provides support for early-stage innovative knowledge exchange ideas. It can also add onto existing projects, to build or develop new KE around current activities, and support documenting case studies.


The next formal deadline is Wednesday 26 June 2019. You may also enquire at any time. 


Typically £2,000 to £4,000 per project. Applications for £100 to £5,000 are invited.


University of Oxford staff, excluding college-only staff. See the call document for full details.

Call for applications

KE Seed Fund call details   

Application form

KE Seed Fund application form   

KE Seed Fund at a glance

KE Seed Fund at a glance   


By email to the Fund Manager, cc’d to the Fund’s email address, and cc’d to your authoriser. See the call document for specific details.


Reporting Proforma for PIs after the end of a KE Seed Fund project.  Proforma    
Alternatively you can do this online.


Matt Smart

Previous awards

KE Seed Fund awards list (last updated June 2019)   

KE Seed Fund – summaries of past projects   

List of site pages