We offer funding and support across all academic disciplines and industrial areas from the medical and biological sciences to astronomy, physics, chemistry and engineering, social sciences, economics, environmental sciences, and the arts and humanities.
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Get UKRI funding
Search current funding opportunities from across UKRI, research councils and Innovate UK
Before you apply
Find information and guidance on preparing to apply for funding
Horizon Europe guarantee funding
Apply to the guarantee scheme providing funding to researchers and innovators unable to receive their Horizon Europe funding
Browse our areas of investment and support
Discover the wide range of research and innovation areas that we fund and support
Our main funds
Get information about the key funding areas we’re offering research opportunities in, including ISCF and Future Leaders Fellowships
COVID-19 research funding
Find out about funding for research and innovation that addresses COVID-19 priority areas
COVID-19: guidance for applicants, students and award-holders
The pandemic means there have been changes to funding deadlines, extensions and support
How we fund studentships
Find out about the types of studentship funding we offer.
How we make decisions
Find information on how we assess academic and business applications for funding
Improving your funding experience
Find out how we’re improving your funding experience
Funding from other organisations
Find guidance on accessing Horizon Europe funding opportunities. This EU programme has a budget of €95.5 billion and runs until 2027.