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10 April 2019
Research England boosts research careers with first investment through new RED Fund
Research England boosts research careers with first investment through new RED Fund

Research England has made the first award from its RED Fund to the University of Liverpool for an innovative project, worth £4.4m, to boost the success of postdoctoral researchers outside of academia.

21 March 2019
Strength in Places Fund: Strong bids from every nation and region of the UK will be taken forward to the final decision stage
Strength in Places Fund: Strong bids from every nation and region of the UK will be taken forward to the final decision stage

Twenty-four ambitious projects, from pharmaceuticals to aerospace, and transport to the creative economy, are to receive early-stage funding to develop full-stage bids that could lead to significant economic growth in places across the country.

28 February 2019
The Government and Research England invest £10m in fund to extend University Enterprise Zones
The Government and Research England invest £10m in fund to extend University Enterprise Zones

Universities Minister, Chris Skidmore, has today announced a £10m Research England fund to facilitate interactions between universities and small businesses.

26 February 2019
Research England welcomes findings of report published by the Financial Sustainability Strategy Group
Research England welcomes findings of report published by the Financial Sustainability Strategy Group

Research England Executive Chair, David Sweeney, has welcomed a report published by the Financial Sustainability Strategy Group today.

20 February 2019
Research England hears from senior higher education figures about challenges and opportunities
Research England hears from senior higher education figures about challenges and opportunities

More than one hundred and fifty key figures, representing ninety-seven English universities, will come together today (20 February 2019) to tell Research England about the challenges and opportunities they face in a shifting political and social landscape.