Global Challenges Research Fund – Pre-call announcement

As part of the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF), the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is intending to announce a call in October 2016 for large-scale, collaborative grants for international development. Funding will support multi-disciplinary, internationally collaborative programmes rooted …
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Royal Academy of Engineering – Enterprise Fellowships

Enterprise Fellowships stimulate excellence and encourage creativity and innovation in engineering by supporting the founders and leaders of tomorrow’s high-tech companies. The awards provide  bespoke support and one-to-one mentoring from the Academy’s Fellowship, which is composed of some of the …
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Alcohol Research UK – Research and Innovation Grants UK

Applications are now invited for the 2016 Alcohol Research UK Research Innovation Grants programme. The Research Innovation Grants programme provides up to £60,000 for projects that address emerging issues in alcohol research, employ novel theoretical or methodological approaches, or pilot …
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Future Photonics Hub Innovation Fund 2016

The EPSRC-funded Future Photonics Hub has available an ‘Innovation Fund‘ to enable the inclusion of academic partners who bring additional value to the Hub’s research programme. The first call for applications for this funding is now open. This call will …
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Review of Knowledge Exchange in the Mathematical Sciences

The Engineering and Physical Sciences (EPSRC) and the Knowledge Transfer Network are supporting an independent review of knowledge exchange in the mathematical sciences to be chaired by Professor Philip Bond. The aim of the review is to establish a roadmap for …
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Call for views: new Royal Society and British Academy educational research project

The Royal Society and British Academy are calling for views on educational research as part of a new joint project to determine how best to harness new and up-to-date research methodologies, using the latest technologies, big data and interdisciplinary approaches, …
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EPSRC seeks new members for strategic advisory teams

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is currently looking to recruit new members for two of its  Strategic Advisory Teams (SATs). The SATs provide strategic advice to Theme Leaders at the EPSRC to help develop with their theme. Manufacturing …
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Event: obtaining NIHR funding and the application process

Considering an National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) research application? The NIHR is running a free event on Tuesday 29 November at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Durham in order to: • Provide an overview of the NIHR and its …
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AHRC Engaging with Government Programme

The Engaging with Government programme is a three day course which will take place in March 2017.  Itis designed to provide an insight into the policy making process, and help participants develop the skills needed to pursue the policy implications …
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Emerging & enabling technologies round 1

Funding competition: emerging & enabling technologies round 1 Innovate UK is investing up to £15 million in innovation projects to stimulate future products, services and industries. Proposals should show how to achieve a step change in business growth, productivity and export …
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