November 2011: Paul Mellon Center for Studies in British Art award of £1,500 towards archive research into British architecture: enlightenment to early modernism – the phenomenon of shadow.
2007: British Academy Grant of £2,194 towards research for the project: 'The aspect of things: watching architecture - Ruskin and Italy'
March 2006 – Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art award of £1,500 towards archive and fieldwork research into John Ruskin and Adrian Stokes’s critical observation of the architecture of Venice and Verona.
August 2005 – Award of 2 week research residency at Henry Moore Institute Leeds for further Adrian Stokes research – Nov-Dec 2005.
British Academy Grant: £2,548.00 - June 2004 – awarded to Menin. S. towards publication of Menin and Kite, An Architecture of Invitation: Colin St John Wilson.
British Academy Grant: £1374.00 - January 2000 – for research into The Traditional Architecture of Oman: Costa and Kite.
Graham Foundation Grant: $3,000 awarded to Kite and Menin for research towards book: An Architecture of Invitation: Colin St John Wilson. December 2002.