STFC new applicant funding

Guidance on the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) new applicant funding scheme.



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Newly appointed academic members of staff (lecturers or lecturer equivalent fellows) who have joined a department between consolidated grant reviews may in exceptional cases apply separately for support, to obtain research funding in advance of the next grant submission.

This guidance outlines key features of the new applicant funding, including:

  • eligibility
  • terms of the scheme
  • guidance for proposals

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