UKRI Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)

The future is sooner than you think

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The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is the main funding body for engineering and physical sciences research in the UK. By investing in research and postgraduate training, it is building the knowledge and skills base needed to address the scientific and technological challenges facing the nation.

EPSRC - Looking To The Future

EPSRC considers what may come next for the physical sciences and engineering.

Types of funding we offer

Explore all the ways we support activities and research, check if you’re eligible and find out how to apply.

Find the right funding for you

Match your research and career ambitions with our grants


Funding for international collaboration and travel

Funding opportunities

Get information on our latest funding opportunities

Standard research

Flexible funding from small projects to multi-million pound programmes supporting a wide range of activities

New Horizons

Small scale funding for transformative research projects with a streamlined application process.

Future Phases

Check out an overview of each competition phase below - complete rules for each phase will be released as the competition progresses.


Let’s Get Started.

To apply or join the program, please submit an application.