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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Fund

The EDI Fund exists to provide financial support to staff/students to host activities promoting EDI initiatives and events throughout Durham University.

Applicants will be asked to demonstrate purpose, intended impact and outcomes to promote initiatives driving inclusivity between all members of the university.

Applications can be for up to £5,000.

All applications will be assessed against identified criteria and will be subject to approval. Find out more about what types of activity the fund supports here *Please note that the guidance is currently under review (Summer 2023)*

We are currently reviewing the scheme in preparation for the 2023/24 Academic Year.

You can submit an application for funding during each term.

Current application deadlines are:

Michaelmas Term

Epiphany Term

Easter Term

TBC (expected Nov 2023)




For further details, please see the links in the boxes on the side of the page, or contact EDI Unit