Funding is available to support ODA compliant knowledge exchange activites that are within EPSRC remit. Funding is available for:

  • Knowledge exchange with one or more ODA countries to understand the applicability of previous EPSRC funded research results with the aims of creating an impact to the benefit of that country or other ODA countries;
  • Applying technologies and/or services developed through previous EPSRC funded research to be of use and benefit to an ODA country or countries, in-line with rules on ODA compliance.

EPSRC Global Challenges Knowledge Exchange Guidance

All applications must complete an EPSRC Global Challenges Knowledge Exchange cover sheet

Deadline for applications: 1700 (GMT) 30th June 2016

Applications should be submitted to

Activites must be completed by 31st March 2017, however, successful projects are expected to be able to spend 75% of their allocated budget by 31st December 2016

Global Challenges Research Fund Review Group 

Applications to this call will be assessed by the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Review Group.  The Group will review all applications received, then make funding recommendations, which the Chair will then take to the Cross-College Research Proposals Review Group for final approval of decisions.

The membership of the GCRF Review Group is cross-Faculty and is as follows:

  1. Professor Nigel Brandon (Chair)  
  2. Professor Terry Tetley
  3. Professor Jeremy Woods
  4. Professor Erol Gelenbe
  5. Dr Michael Templeton