Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)

STFC’s mission is to deliver world-leading national and international research and innovation capabilities and, through those, discover the secrets of the Universe. Our major research and innovation campuses at Harwell, Daresbury and research facilities across the UK and overseas support fundamental research in astronomy, physics, computational science and space science.




Funding opportunities

Pre-announcement: Future underground dark matter science experiments

STFC are launching a funding opportunity for dark matter science experiments situated at the Boulby Underground Laboratory.

It is anticipated that a single direct search dark matter experiment that will significantly advance the field will be funded.

You must be based at a UK research organisation eligible for grant funding.

BBSRC-STFC facility access funding for bioscience partnerships round two (invite only)

Apply for funding that supports industrially relevant bioscience research through access to STFC expertise and world class facilities.

This stage of the application is by invitation only and must be completed by an individual based at a UK research organisation eligible of receiving BBSRC funding.


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