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Get help with applying for a funding opportunity

Funding opportunities are run by different teams in UKRI and the councils, depending on their area of focus.

If you have identified a specific opportunity and would like to apply, the details of the person or team to contact will be available in the funding opportunity.

Get help with completing your application

UKRI Funding Service

If you are applying through the Funding Service, you can contact the helpdesk for support with your questions about using the service.


Phone: 01793 547490


If you are applying through the Joint Electronic Submission (Je-S) system, you can contact the Je-S helpdesk for assistance in using the system.

The helpdesk is open Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5pm and Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm.


Phone: 01793 444164

Get advice on your grant

Our operations team offers advice on the whole funding lifecycle once you have been awarded a grant.

Call if you have questions about:

  • a grant offer
  • active grants, including grant transfer requests, grant extension requests and deliverable transfer requests
  • grant payments
  • final reconciliation of grants

Phone: 01793 867 121


Last updated: 8 November 2023

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