Large, long-term grants are available for world-leading groups.
Programme Grants are a flexible mechanism to provide funding to world-leading research groups to address significant major research challenges.
Scope of scheme, How to apply, Funded grants, Contacts
Interdisciplinary Research Collaborations (IRCs) are centres of internationally-acknowledged scientific and technological excellence, with sufficient critical mass to make a real impact in areas of key future industrial relevance to the UK. The collaborations are funded through large, long-term grants, typically around £10 million over six years. IRCs generally involve several universities together with industrial partners.
Tailored packages of funding to support the recruitment of elite international research leaders into the UK.
Please note: the Platform Grant Scheme closed to new outline applications on 26 May 2017. This information is provided for the use of individuals who are applying for and assessing full proposals related to outlines submitted before 26 May 2017.
Platform Grants are a flexible mechanism of providing underpinning funding to well established, world leading research groups.
Scope of scheme, Application Process, Assessment criteria, Contacts