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Terms and conditions

The terms and conditions of EPSRC's research, training and public engagement grants places a responsibility on universities to provide information about researchers and their projects. The EPSRC's Grants on the Web (GoW) facility publishes this information to meet the EPSRC's obligations for public accountability and allows users to download this information. The personal information included on EPSRC’s GoW may only be processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. By ticking this box you have agreed to abide by the eight principles of the Act as follows:

  1. Personal data shall be processed fairly and lawfully.

  2. Personal data shall be obtained only for one or more specified and lawful purposes, and shall not be further processed in any manner incompatible with that purpose or those purposes.

  3. Personal data shall be adequate, relevant and not excessive in relation to the purpose or purposes for which they are processed.

  4. Personal data shall be accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date.

  5. Personal data processed for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.

  6. Personal data shall be processed in accordance with the rights of data subjects under this Act.

  7. Appropriate technical and organisational measures shall be taken against unauthorised or unlawful processing of personal data and against accidental loss or destruction of, or damage to, personal data.

  8. Personal data shall not be transferred to a country or territory outside the European Economic Area unless that country or territory ensures an adequate level of protection for the rights and freedoms of data subjects in relation to the processing of personal data.

Full details of EPSRC's Information Access Statement can be found at: http://www.epsrc.ac.uk/about/access/foicommitment/