Putting communities 'at the heart' of research

The Community Research Networks programme is a new funding opportunity from UKRI, supported by The Young Foundation, that seeks to put communities at the heart of research. The project gives funding to organisations that are interested in supporting local people across the UK to play a more active role in research and innovation.

About the project

How to apply

Watch the full recording of one of our regional webinars, which took place on 25-30 August to support those interested in applying for the UKRI Community Research Networks funding opportunity.

Webinar debrief: presentation to support applications

This presentation provides information supporting applications for the Expression of Interest phase of the UKRI Community Research Networks funding opportunity.


Answering your questions about the Community Research Network funding opportunity.


Community research

Tackling societal issues with a collaborative, multi-disciplinary approach.

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Social innovation

Involving people from diverse sectors to shape game-changing initiatives.

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