Policies that affect your grant

This section details policies that we expect you and your host institution to follow when applying for or in receipt of funding.

This information should be read in conjunction with our grant conditions and your grant award letter. If you have any queries, please contact the Research Funding Manager for your grant.

Additional guidance

This guidance is intended to help grantees and host institutions understand our policies and administer CRUK grants.

  • Costs guidance — We generally only fund direct research costs. This guidance provides examples of what that means, and costs which are not acceptable. 

Creating a positive research culture

Our research culture framework is helping to build a community of world-class researchers who will help drive our ambition of 3 in 4 people surviving cancer by 2034.