STFC Challenge Network Funding

The  STFC will shortly be launching a call for:


  • 21st Century Challenges Networks: building multidisciplinary communities to enable the STFC research community to build engagement with challenge owners and stakeholders in the areas of environment, infrastructure and resources; health; defence, security and resilience. Provisional closing date: 02/10/18 (TBC) NB The current NuSec Network will consider applying to this fund too.  


  • Global Challenges Research Fund: maximising the practical impact of STFC-funded research and innovation address challenges faced by developing countries and to strengthen capability for research and innovation in support of economic development. Provisional closing date: 11/09/18 (TBC)


They are also hosting an to Event on Wed 6 June 2018 , in London to showcase a selection of existing 21st Century Challenges Networks and Global Challenge Research Fund Foundation awards recipients as well as hosting 1 to 1 surgery sessions for potential applicants to discuss their ideas.

 If you wish to book at place at this event, please registe on Eventbrite . Bookings will close on the 31st May 2018.