Our work

Learn about the work we’re doing to build a thriving and inclusive research system.

What we're investing in and prioritising

Our main funds

Get information about the key funding areas we’re offering research opportunities in, including ISCF and Future Leaders Fellowships

What we've funded

Help make your application more competitive with information about funding decisions and awarded grants

Career development

Read about the ways we’re supporting research professionals to grow at every stage of their career


Learn how we’re supporting UK researchers to team up with the best minds and facilities in the UK and around the world, including the Global Challenges Research Fund


Read about how we support researchers to develop new products and ways of working


Get an overview of our investments in world-class research facilities, equipment and capability


Understand how we’re supporting research integrity and promoting equality, diversity and inclusion

Across the UK

Learn how we support places throughout the country

Artificial intelligence

Read how we support world-leading AI research and innovation that build on the UK’s strengths in AI related areas

How we're involving society in research

Public engagement

Browse information and resources on promoting greater public engagement in research

Our 2021 campaigns - how we're tackling 21st-century challenges

Tackling the impact of COVID-19

Read stories about the vital research and innovation we’ve funded in response to COVID-19

Responding to climate change

Learn about the people across the research and innovation system who are helping us tackle climate change and live more sustainably

101 jobs that change the world

Highlighting some of the many roles that contribute to the success of the research and innovation system

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