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Table 2 Overall survey response rate and responses by time period and funding outcome

From: The acceptability of using a lottery to allocate research funding: a survey of applicants

Time period* / OutcomeResponse rate
  2013 to 201830% (76 of 251)
   Declined by the panel24% (48 of 199)
   Fundable but not funded by lottery36% (5 of 14)
   Funded by lottery61% (23 of 38)
  2019 (Outcome not available)68% (50 of 74)
  1. *All applicants of the 2013 to 2018 period were emailed in September 2018 (and were aware of the funding allocation), while the 2019 applicants were emailed in January 2019 (and were not aware of the allocation)