2019 Global Challenges Research Fund Research Partnership Development Award. Funded by UK Research Innovation
2018 Data Discovery & Research Data Management training.Funded by Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives
2016-2017 Data Discovery Training Module. Vanessa Higgins (PI) & Jo Wathan. Funded by Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives
2007-2012: Economic and Social Data Service: Added value for large scale government datasets. Angela Dale (PI), Vanessa Higgins (Co-I) Jo Wathan, and Sam Smith. Funded by Economic and Social Research Council/JISC.
2008-2009 Ethnic differences in obesity, diet and physical activity, Vanessa Higgins (PI) & Angela Dale. Funded by Economic and Social Research Council, Understanding Population Trends And Processes programme
2007-08: Increasing the use of large scale social surveys in undergraduate dissertations in the Social Sciences: A pilot project. Mark Brown (PI), Vanessa Higgins (Co-I) and Jo Wathan. Funded by Economic and Social Research Council, Researcher Development Initiative.