Please note: the First Grant scheme closed to new applications at 16:00 on 24 July 2017 and has been replaced by the New Investigator Award scheme.
What you can apply for, how to apply and where to get help.
We want to give new academics as much help as we can, and have several schemes to help them get started with their research careers.
New Investigator Award, First Grant scheme, Help and advice for new academics
International grants available through EPSRC.
Overseas Travel Grants
You can submit proposals for networking activities or include them in a larger research grant proposal.
Transformative research, Funding for workshops, Network grants
Details of EPSRC's available public engagement funding.
Holmes Hines Memorial Fund
Further information about the large, long-term grants available for world-leading groups.
Programme Grants, Interdisciplinary Research Collaborations, Strategic Packages, Platform Grants
EPSRC often works in partnership with other funding bodies (eg charities) to support research of strategic interest to both parties.
Collaborative research and development (R&D) encourages businesses and researchers to work together on innovative projects in strategically important areas of science, engineering and technology.
Navigational page for EPSRC's fellowships and other useful information.