Information for developers
This page is for developers looking to get programmatic access to funding opportunity data published by *Research on the *Research Professional platform.
Anyone can obtain an API Key and use our Funding API free of charge, provided that our policy for using the API and the data are honoured.
Full API access is only granted to client applications that run within the networks of organisations with subscriptions to *Research Professional. Clients without subscriptions have access to a limited data set that is sufficient for development purposes.
To obtain an API key, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The client application must be a system supporting the research function of a university or research institute.
Common challenges for managers of such institutional research systems are to provide their researchers and administrators with:
We allow our APIs and data to be used only for these use cases, and under the following conditions:
*Research Professional should be identified as a source and a link to the *Research Professional record should be displayed as described in the *Research Professional Attribution Guide below.
Please note that this policy is also reflected by a clause in standard *Research Professional licence agreements.
Other potential use cases not covered by this policy include:
If you wish to use the Funding API to support these or any other use case that is not permitted under this policy, you can request access.
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