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August 15, 2018
UK participation in Horizon 2020: UK government overview
UK participation in Horizon 2020: UK government overview

The government has published updated information for UK applicants to Horizon 2020, the EU’s flagship programme for science and innovation.

July 23, 2018
UK higher education funding bodies publish draft guidance and criteria on detailed arrangements for REF 2021
UK higher education funding bodies publish draft guidance and criteria on detailed arrangements for REF 2021

The UK’s four higher education funding bodies have published the draft guidance and criteria on making submissions to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021, for consultation.

July 5, 2018
Capital projects funded by Research England attract £1.73bn of co-investment for research at UK universities
Capital projects funded by Research England attract £1.73bn of co-investment for research at UK universities

A flagship Research England scheme has so far attracted £1.73bn of co-investment from industry partners, charitable organisations and philanthropic donors since its launch in 2012, according to a report published today.

June 28, 2018
New £25m research and knowledge exchange fund to support innovative projects
New £25m research and knowledge exchange fund to support innovative projects

The Research England Development (RED) Fund is set to support innovative projects in higher education institutions that can respond to Research England’s strategic priorities for research and knowledge exchange. 

June 21, 2018
£900M Future Leaders investment will sustain the UK as global home of research talent
£900M Future Leaders investment will sustain the UK as global home of research talent

Business Secretary Greg Clark unveiled a major new £900 million investment in the UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowship Scheme.