Funding opportunity

Funding opportunity: Responsive Manufacturing


This call is open only to those who were successful at the outline stage of the Responsive Manufacturing call and have been invited to submit a full proposal. The EPSRC Manufacturing the Future Theme will provide up to £10 million (research council contribution) to support a portfolio of Responsive Manufacturing research projects.

Assessment process

Invited full proposals will be assessed by postal peer review, followed by assessment at a prioritisation panel, resulting in a rank ordered list. Funding decisions will be made in March 2021.

Key dates

Call Opens for Invited Full Proposals 17 September 2020
Deadline for Full Proposals 12 November 2020 16:00
Prioritisation Panel February 2021
Funding decision March 2021
Grant start date (earliest) From April 2021

Only invited full proposals will be accepted to this call. There is no requirement for an institutional statement of support.


For help and advice on costings and writing your proposal please contact your research office in the first instance, allowing sufficient time for your organisation’s submission process.

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