Improving your funding experience

Learn how UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)’s Simpler and Better Funding (SBF) programme is creating a new Funding Service that is easy to use and supports everyone involved in research funding.

Simpler and Better Funding (SBF) programme

About Simpler and Better Funding

Find out about the new UKRI Funding Service

Our pathway for change

Overview of when we will introduce changes to improve your funding experience

Stay up to date about the UKRI Funding Service

Read about any service updates as we develop the service.

Reducing research bureaucracy

How we're reducing bureaucracy through the new Funding Service

Council transition to the new Funding Service

How each council plans to transition funding opportunities, including timelines

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