Collaborative research

Our partnerships are already producing research with local, national and international impact. There are a number of funding opportunities that can be used to set up partnerships with our cutting-edge researchers.

Funding opportunities

Internal funding:

External funding:

Collaborative research centres

Grantham Centre

The Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures is an ambitious and innovative new collaboration with the Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment. Its aim is to advance the science of sustainability and connect it with the policy debate around how humans can live in a more sustainable way.

Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures


P3 (Plant Production and Protection) is a translational biology centre encompassing the breadth of plant and soil science expertise within the University of Sheffield. P3 capitalises on our unparalleled ability to work across biological scales, from genome to the global atmosphere.

P3 (Plant Production and Protection)