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14 June 2019
Research England awards £2.2m to project to improve and increase open access publishing
Research England awards £2.2m to project to improve and increase open access publishing

A new Research England funded project is set to help universities, researchers, libraries and publishers to make more, and better, use of open access book publishing. It will enable greater access to world-leading research and increase its impact.

13 June 2019
Research England invests £76m in 13 units in English universities to expand their excellence
Research England invests £76m in 13 units in English universities to expand their excellence

Research England has awarded £76m to 13 research units in English higher education institutions (HEIs) to build the capacity and quality of their research in topics ranging from recycling plastic to meeting the needs of an ageing society, and manufacturing to agri-robotics.

10 June 2019
Research England publishes delivery plan
Research England publishes delivery plan

Research England has today published a delivery plan outlining how it will fund and support universities to deliver world-leading research and knowledge exchange – unlocking potential, generating impact, and meeting national priorities and global challenges.

08 May 2019
Strength in Places Fund: second funding wave announced
Strength in Places Fund: second funding wave announced

The £236m SIPF brings together research organisations, business, and local leadership on projects that will lead to significant economic impact, high-value job creation, and local economic growth.

07 May 2019
ANVUR and Research England establish a partnership on research and knowledge transfer assessment
ANVUR and Research England establish a partnership on research and knowledge transfer assessment

The Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of the University and Research Systems, ANVUR, and the English higher education research and knowledge exchange funding agency, Research England, have initiated a partnership that will support research assessment and the evaluation of knowledge exchange in English and Italian universities.