2015-16 proposal funding rates

Note: EPSRC will continue to openly publish funding rate information.

In the financial year 01 April 2015 to 31 March 2016, EPSRC considered 2,425 research grant proposals through Peer Review, and provided funding for 784 - a funding rate of 32%. This amounted to a demand of £1,646 million, with funding of £509 million and a funding rate by value of 31% (Funding rates exclude institution grants awarded by algorithmic methods).

During the same period, the average number constrained by the Repeatedly Unsuccessful Applicants policy was 11, and in March 2016 was 12.