Expedition grants

Our independent travel grants support challenging and inspiring geographical journeys and expeditions all over the world.

Research grants

We support a range of field and desk-based research projects, from established researchers undertaking cutting edge fieldwork to early career academics working on smaller projects.

Student grants

Every year we support over 40 student fieldwork projects, from PhD students collecting data for their dissertation to groups of undergraduates looking to get out into the field for the first time.

Teacher grants

Grants to support school fieldwork and expeditions, and innovation in teaching geography at secondary and higher education level.

Projects supported

Projects we support cover a range of geographical topics, from volcano monitoring, to adaptations to climate change, to farmers' rights issues.

Guidance for Society grant applicants

Guidance and resources for applicants and recipients.

Grants programme supporters

We have a range of donors who have supported the grants programme this year, and in past years.

Grants programme reviewers

The expertise of external screeners allows us to review hundreds of grant applications every year.

Grant deadlines

View our grant deadlines at a glance.