Previous Funding Recipients

Examples of Previous ‘Developing the Management Studies Community’ Grants

Funding given for events or activities which benefit the management studies community, in particular, doctoral students and early career academics:


Stockholm University, Sweden

Critical Entrepreneurship Education Symposium


University of Southampton, UK

Born to be Green: The Characteristics and Management of Green Start-Ups


University of Bologna, Italy

Medici Summer School in Management Studies


Newcastle University, UK

Researching Professionals, Their Work and Organisations: Paper Development Masterclass for Early Career Academics and Doctoral Students.


Erasmus University, Netherlands

Planetary Boundaries Workshop


Cardiff University, UK

Early career and PhD workshop: Exploring the concept of institutional logics in organization studies: Critique and future developments in the field


Lancaster University, UK

Women Entrepreneurs & Leadership Learning


University of Trento, Italy

International Doctoral Colloquium: Transitions in professional responsibilities


Massey University, New Zealand

Pre-conference Workshop on Publishing, Critical Management Studies Conference

In addition to funding for one-off events, SAMS has also developed relationships with the following organisations with whom it has co-funded doctoral consortia, workshops, and conferences over a number of years:

  • The Trans-Atlantic Doctoral Symposium held by London Business School
  • Doctoral Consortia at the Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference held by Babson College and Ivey Business School
  • Doctoral Workshops held by the Strategic Management Society
  • Doctoral Consortia at the Academy of Management
  • Annual Conference held by the Northern Advanced Research Training Initiative (NARTI)
  • Doctoral Workshops held at the Annual Symposium on Current Developments in Ethnographic Research in the Social and Management Sciences

Annual Prizes at the University of Leeds

Small prizes funded each year at the University of Leeds:

  • Tom Lupton Prize for best doctoral student conference paper
  • Journal of Management Studies Prize for an outstanding overall undergraduate degree performance in BA Management