Event: Active transport and community exercise initiatives: lessons from policy, practice and research

Active transport and community exercise initiatives: lessons from policy, practice and research Tuesday, 13th May 2014, 9:00 to 13:00 Northumbria University, City Campus West, Northumberland Building and Squires Annex, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne The overall aim of the Physical Activity workshops is to …
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Novel manufacturing instrumentation

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council invites outline proposals for its call on novel manufacturing instrumentation. This supports the development of novel manufacturing instrumentation to improve existing processes and develop new capabilities. The goal is to establish new technologies …
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Event: Academic Health Science Network Stakeholder Engagement Event

ACADEMIC HEALTH SCIENCE NETWORK STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT EVENT Friday 9th May, 9.00am -12.00pm Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel, Metrocentre, Gateshead The AHSN North East and North Cumbria (AHSN NENC) has awarded over £3m to a range of industry and healthcare partners to facilitate the realisation …
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Royal Society Pairing Scheme for Scientists, Parliamentarians and Civil Servants

This scheme helps scientists to understand political processes and decision making by shadowing either an MP, a member of the House of Lords or a Civil Servant. Applicants should have a strong interest in science policy, a proven ability to …
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Programme development grants for applied research – including long-term conditions in children and young people themed call

The National Institute for Health Research invites applications for its programme development grants for applied research. These aim to increase the rate and number of successful applications for a full programme grant by supporting the completion of the necessary preparatory …
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Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council Fellowships

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council invites applications for its fellowships. These aim to develop the next generation of researchers with the greatest potential across different career stages. Fellowships are available at the following levels and specified priority areas: …
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AHRC Connected communities programme festival: early-career researcher workshop call

The Arts and Humanities Research Council invites expressions of interest for the early-career researcher workshop call of its connected communities programme festival. This enables early-career researchers to attend the connected communities festival and a research development workshop aimed at supporting …
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Cogent OA Journals

Cogent OA is a new Open Access publisher.  For a limited period article publishing charges are waived for some of their journals.  Visit their website to find out more http://cogentoa.com

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India-UK scientific seminars

The Royal Society and the Department for Science and Technology in India invite applications for their India-UK scientific seminars. Funding enables groups of early to mid-career scientists from India and the UK to organise scientific seminars in order to promote …
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TSB Smart R&D Grants

The Technology Strategy Board invites applications for Smart 2014-2015. This scheme offers funding to small and medium-sized enterprises to engage in R&D projects, in science, engineering and technology, from which successful new products, processes and services could emerge. The following …
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