Circular Letter - Notice of Additional Funding
1 April 2020
Notice of additional funding
Dear Vice-Chancellor or Principal
- Research England has allocated additional capital funding to eligible higher education institutions (HEIs) for 2019-20.
- The funding has been distributed to HEIs in proportion to their original 2019-20 formula-based research capital allocations Research Capital Investment Fund (RCIF) and should be used in line with the usual guidance on this funding.
- A total of £10 million has been distributed to those eligible HEIs, with allocations paid in March 2020 (detailed in Annex A).
- This is an allocation for 2019-20 only. The total amount of future allocations will depend on outcomes from the Spending Review.