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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.

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.