Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)

ESRC is the UK’s largest funder of economic, social, behavioural and human data science.



Funding opportunities

Explore the requirements of exascale software for UK science

Apply for funding to explore emerging exascale software and algorithms requirements for UK science.

Up to 5 awards will be made for 18 months.

You can be from any area of the UK research community. You do not need to be a researcher working within EPSRC’s remit.

Pre-announcement: forensic science for the justice system sandpit

Apply to participate in a 5-day virtual interactive sandpit to develop innovative and novel projects linked to the theme of forensic science for the justice system.

We expect to fund up to £1.5 million for all research projects arising from the sandpit. UK Research and Innovation will fund 80% of the full economic cost of projects.


Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)
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