Investing across the UK

We’re supporting research, development and innovation that has economic, social, environmental and health impacts across the UK.

We are working with the UK government and the devolved administrations to help more communities across the country benefit from the research and innovation we fund.

Get advice and support from local networks

There are networks for different organisation types and areas of expertise

Find funding for your work

UKRI periodically offers funding focused on different parts of the UK or aiming to benefit specific communities

Distribution of UKRI funding across the UK

Find data and reports, including context for concentrations of different types of funding


Shaping our cities and urban spaces

How AHRC-funded research is helping cities and urban environments create communities that can adapt to the challenges they face

ESRC research insights to tackle local and regional challenges

Summary of ESRC investments identifying, addressing and resolving localised issues, including regional economic and social imbalances

Strength in Places Fund: funded projects

Details of projects funded by the fund as of August 2021, including video case studies

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