UKRI is looking to support short-term projects (12-18 months duration) addressing and mitigating the health, social, economic, cultural and environmental impacts of the Covid-19 outbreak. They will fund up to 80% of the full economic cost of the project.

Proposals must meet at least one of the following:

  • new research or innovation with a clear impact pathway that has the potential (within the period of the grant) to deliver a significant contribution to the understanding of, and response to, the Covid-19 pandemic and its impacts.
  • supports the manufacture and/or wide scale adoption of an intervention with significant potential.
  • gathers critical data and resources quickly for future research use.

Key dates

Apply by | No deadlines currently set – apply at any time

Project lengths | 12-18 months

Find out more and apply

Full details about this competition and online application form can be found on the UKRI website