Transformative research - EPSRC

Stimulating creativity and adventure in research and research processes.

Introduction to transformative research

Find out about our commitment to transformative research, the benefits it can bring and how we support creative and transformative ideas

IDEAS Factory

Forging new ways to make new, often cross-disciplinary connections and generate novel, risk-accepting research projects with peer review in real time


Residential interactive workshops with people from different disciplines, to drive lateral thinking and radical approaches to address research challenges

Bright IDEAS Award: The Big Pitch

Supporting novel and potentially transformative research projects with the potential to profoundly impact and transform a broad area of research


An initiative to generate and nurture creative thinking that might lead to potentially transformative research

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