Decisions on competitive funding


2020 to 2021 data

This data provides the competitive funding decisions made by UKRI’s councils between 1 April 2020 and 31 March 2021.

It reflects financial commitment information for all competitive funding opportunities during the year but does not include funding such as block grants, studentships or quality related research funding from Research England.

It’s a breakdown of data in the UKRI performance metrics 2020-21 (PDF, 600KB).

View our guide to the competitive funding decisions 2020-21 data (PDF, 327KB).

The data is available in two formats.

Interactive dashboard – competitive funding decisions 2020-21

Interactive dashboards are available to explore the number and value of awards, award rates, and the network of organisations who collaborate on UKRI funded research.

View the interactive dashboards: competitive funding decisions in 2020-21 (Tableau).

Excel data – competitive funding decisions 2020-21

Summaries of the data, by grant category, organisation and council, have been provided, alongside details of the awards made. Details of lead and collaborating organisations is also included.

View regional breakdowns of quality-related and Innovate UK funding 2018-19.

Last updated: 17 August 2023

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