Long-term preservation to enable the discovery and re-use of data is now a recognised and desired outcome for project funders including Research Councils, the Heritage Lottery Fund, and National Heritage Agencies​ and it is expected that all projects will include the cost of deposition with the ADS within their grant application, tender or bid.​ This includes:

  • Research Councils UK
  • Other higher education funding bodies (British Academy, Leverhulme Trust)
  • European Commission (ERC, Horizon 2020)
  • Governmental agencies – e.g. project work for Historic England or Local government
  • Heritage Lottery Fund
  • Marc Fitch Fund
  • The ADS has specific guidence for the following grant applicants:

  • Advice for AHRC Grant Applicants
  • Advice for NERC Grant Applicants
  • Advice for HLF Grant Applicants