UK participation in the Research Fund for Coal and Steel

An overview of the UK’s relationship with the EU Research Fund for Coal and Steel (RFCS).

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Getting EU funding
UKRI - Working on EU-funded projects
EU guidance on RFCS



The EU Research Fund for Coal and Steel (RFCS) supports research and innovation projects in the coal and steel sectors.

This document provides an overview of the position for UK applicants. It also offers further detail about the government’s commitment to underwrite funding after Brexit.

If you’re a UK organisation receiving RFCS funding you need to register your details.

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Published 8 March 2019