Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)

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

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Funding opportunities

Advancing adolescent mental health and wellbeing research

Apply for funding to help improve research in the field of ‘adolescence, mental health and the developing mind’ through:

  • methodological innovation
  • capability building.

You can be researcher at any career stage who is:

  • within the remit of AHRC, ESRC or MRC
  • based in the UK
  • from a UK research organisation eligible for UKRI funding.

Build a network to research sustainable agri-food for net zero

Apply for funding to develop a research network that will focus on improving the sustainability of the agri-food system.

You must be:

  • based at an eligible UK-based organisation
  • working in a science discipline.

Co-investigators can be from any discipline.

Your network is expected to:

  • focus on reducing greenhouse gas emissions
  • build interdisciplinary partnerships
  • involve stakeholders
  • develop future research plans.

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Changes to ESRC's website

Following the move of ESRC funding opportunities and news to the UKRI website, this summer we are starting to move more of ESRC’s web content to the new integrated site.

Use the content listing above and search the ESRC’s website for ESRC content.

Read more about the work in the UKRI councils are moving to ukri.org item.

NOTE Council web content is being transitioned to this website – let us know if you have feedback or would like to help us test new developments.