2016-17 proposal funding rates
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In the financial year 01 April 2016 to 31 March 2017, EPSRC considered 2,375 research grant proposals through Peer Review, and provided funding for 806 - a funding rate of 34%. This amounted to a demand of £1,488 million, with funding of £533 million and a funding rate by value of 36% (Funding rates exclude institution grants awarded by algorithmic methods).
During the same period, the average number constrained by the Repeatedly Unsuccessful Applicants policy was 20, and in March 2017 was 20.