Policy paper

Science, research and innovation funding priorities: request for views

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Letter seeking feedback on government strategic priorities for science and research funding.



Letter from John O’Reilly, Director General for Knowledge and Innovation at the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS). It seeks views and comments on the key priorities and challenges for the science and research budget in forthcoming spending decisions for the 2015 to 2016 financial year.

The letter was sent to stakeholders including the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), Chief Scientific Advisers Committee, Council for Science and Technology, and the National Academies. We welcome comments from other interested organisations.

Send your feedback to sandr.stakeholderfeedback@bis.gsi.gov.uk by 17 May 2013.