COVID-19 guidance for grant applicants

Guidance on how to include future coronavirus (COVID-19) impacts in research proposals, and managing risk for projects abandoned due to the COVID-19 pandemic.



COVID-19 guidance for grant applicants (PDF)

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This document provides guidance on:

  • outlining the potential effects of COVID-19 in new research applications
  • reducing the effects and managing risk for abandoned projects due to COVID-19.

This is the integrated website of the seven research councils, Research England and Innovate UK.
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