ACU Commonwealth Climate Resilience Challenge Grants

Aboriginal Peoples
Arctic and Northern Regions
Community, Regional & Enterprise Development
Creative Arts, Culture and Heritage
Environment, Energy and Natural Resources
Oceans, Fisheries and Aquaculture


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: Monday 22nd, January 2024

External Deadline: Thursday 25th, January 2024


ACU Commonwealth Climate Resilience Challenge Grants are awarded to member universities to support initiatives addressing climate resilience.

Open to academic and professional staff, the grants support the cost of organising projects that promote either of the two main strategic priorities of the Commonwealth Climate Resilience Network  (CCRN): 

  • Enhancing the climate resilience of universities themselves 
  • Enhancing universities’ contribution to the resilience of communities, business and government 

What does the grant include? 

  • Four grants of up to GBP 2,500 each   

How to apply

        • If you do not already have a MyACU account, please ensure that you first register for an account here and then follow the instructions in the registration email to log in to the system before accessing the application form.
  • Applicants are encouraged to collaborate with other ACU member institutions to promote further Commonwealth partnerships.  
  • Applications led by ACU members, but are in partnership with institutions outside of our network will also be considered. 
  • Grant applications that allow matching or additional funds from the applicant’s institution will be looked upon favourably. 

See here for more information.

Funding Sources

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)

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Last modified: December 7, 2023