People, skills and training news
Business Secretary Greg Clark today (21 June) unveiled a major new £900 million investment in the UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowship Scheme. The inaugural UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship Scheme will receive £900 million over the next 11 years, with six funding competitions and at least 550 fellows awarded over the next three years.
The Queen’s Birthday Honours List recognises the achievements of a wide range of extraordinary people across the United Kingdom. Among those recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours list 2018 are two BBSRC grant holders.
UK Research and Innovation’s Strength in Places Fund (SIPF) is an ambitious scheme that will help areas of lower economic activity benefit from the world-class research and innovation capability spread across the UK. SIPF will bring together research organisations, business, and local leadership on projects that will lead to significant economic impact, high-value job creation, and regional growth.