The UKRI is a non-departmental public body sponsored by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).

It brings together the seven disciplinary research councils, Research England, which is responsible for supporting research and knowledge exchange at higher education institutions in England, and the UK’s innovation agency, Innovate UK.

You can access their funding guidance document here:

Guidance on Forensic Science Funding Routes.pdf (

Visit the UKRI website for more information & their Funding Finder.

Opportunities – UKRI