AHRC’s Capability for Collections Fund

Applications are now invited for AHRC's Capability for Collections Fund (CapCo). This new fund will support a series of 'targeted, capital investments to renew and upgrade research facilities within UK galleries, libraries, archives and museums, including university collections, focusing on conservation and heritage science facilities, digital capture equipment and specialist study spaces and reading rooms'.  

The call is part of the strategic vision for future investment in arts and humanities infrastructure set out in Chapter 5 of UKRI’s  Opportunities to grow our capability  report.

The call closes on 13th October and is open to IROs (Independent Research Organisations) and universities. You must be able to procure, receive delivery, install and make operational by 31st March 2021. You can find further details on the call announcement webpage.