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.
- Coronavirus (COVID-19) — information for grant applicants and grantholders
- Clinical trials policy on medicines for human use — Policy on clinical trials in response to the implementation of the Medicines for Human use (clinical trials) Regulations 2004
- Data sharing and preservation — Policy on management and sharing of data arising from CRUK funded research
- Dignity at work in research — How we expect host institutions to promote a positive research culture and prevent bullying and harrassment
- Open access policy — Policy on Open Access Publication
- Flexible research careers funding policies — Flexible working policies to support the career development needs of a diverse research community
- Research integrity: guidelines for research conduct — Guidelines to mitigate the risk of research misconduct, to be read in conjunction with our Grant Conditions.
- Researchfish policy — Policy on our use of Researchfish
- Salaries of investigators — Policy relating to the funding of scientists' salaries
- Salaries of consultant clinicians — Policy relating to the payment of consultant clinicians' salaries
- Tobacco funding policy — Our Code of Practice on tobacco industry funding to universities
- Use of animals in research — Policy on the use of animals in research
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.