Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)

STFC supports research in astronomy, physics, space science and operates world-class research facilities for the UK.

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Funding opportunities

Expression of interest: emergency route for time-critical COVID-19 research

Apply for funding to support short-term time-sensitive collection of data or samples or rapid turn-around research or analysis to either:

  • inform urgent policy or national decision making
  • secure data for future research use.

This is a rarely awarded emergency route for exceptional circumstances.

Applicants must be based at research organisations eligible for UKRI funding. Business-led proposals are not eligible for this funding.

Solar and planetary studies 2021

Apply for funding to support your institution’s research programme covering all aspects of solar system science.

This annual funding supports research activity between 2022 and 2025.


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Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC),
Polaris House,
North Star Avenue,
Swindon,
SN2 1SZ

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