UCL Grand Challenges


Impacts and Outputs

Since 2009, UCL Grand Challenges has provided over £1.5m in funding to over 376 projects in total, many of which have gone on to receive further funding, totalling over £33m. It has brought together more than 560 researchers from over 160 different centres, institutes and departments across UCL.

UCL Grand Challenges Impact Figures

  • 6 Grand Challenges
  • £1.5million in grants awarded
    Funding graphic 2022
  • 376 Projects supported
  • Over 560 researchers involved
  • Over 160 centres, institutions and departments involved
  • A further £33m further funding won as a result

Grand Challenges Exhibition

UCL has curated a series of case studies to celebrate the diversity of ideas, themes, partnerships presented by Grand Challenges. Find out more about the projects on display and the people who make the Grand Challenges possible. On display until 1st May 2023.

Grand Impacts Exhibition