The Research Grants Handbook describes STFC's research grant funding
arrangements and terms and conditions that apply to all STFC grants.
The handbook is intended to give clear guidance and information to all
applicants and those responsible for the administration of grants. It sets out
the application procedures and eligibility requirements, outlines the funding
available to grant-holders, and details the responsibilities of STFC and
The handbook is kept under constant review and may be revised at any time to
reflect changes to policy, funding arrangements, or terms and conditions.
Applicants are also advised to consult the
Je-S Help and the appropriate information on the
relevant grant scheme before
submitting their application.
The terms and conditions set out in this document incorporate the understandings
reached between the signatories to the
Concordat on Contract Research Staff Career Management.