Highlighted funding calls
Calls addressing the COVID-19 challenge in the UK and
UKRI 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.
- This is an open call (no closing date)
- The maximum project duration is 6 months.
Special Approval Process
Please note that this process is no longer operating. See the Application Process Flowchart for information on the standard process.
Project Ideas and Expert Directory
If you have an idea for a COVID-19 project and are looking for collaborators or would like to offer your expertise to other teams, we would like to add you to our directory
, which is accessible to University of Plymouth staff. If you would like to add information, please contact email@example.com