RAKE Fund

Research and Knowledge Exchange (RAKE) Fund

The ISBE Research and Knowledge Exchange (RAKE) Fund provides financial support to new research activities from academics, third sector organisations, businesses, consultants and practitioners. The fund was created with the aim of assisting the exploration of issues, challenges and opportunities surrounding entrepreneurial activities and small firm performance and to encourage and promote cutting-edge research which is relevant to both the development of policy and practice.

Sponsored by Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and launched in 2009.

The call for applications for the 2nd round of 2016 funding is NOW CLOSED and successful applicants were Thomas Cyron and Professor Leona Achtenhagen of Jönköping International Business School and Professor Paula Jarzabkowski of Cass Business School, City University London

Click the links below to learn about RAKE successes to date: