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Research Sabbatical Scheme

All UHI researchers can apply for a period of paid leave to undertake a specific piece of research or scholarship, free from teaching and administrative duties, full details in the guidance document below:

Sabbatical Scheme guidance document - revised May 2016

Sabbatical Scheme application form (SAB1) revised Jan 2015



The Researcher Sabbatical Scheme runs in tandem with other funding schemes available through the Learning and Teaching Academy (LTA) including:

  • Academic Staff Development Fund
  • Academic Team Development Fund
  • Scholarship Fund
  • Research Conference Fund

Full details of the LTA schemes are available on the university intranet (this link will only work from UHI networked PC and you must use your university network sign on)