Joseph Rowntree Foundation – Local Climate Resilient Futures

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation is seeking expressions of interest for action research projects to support the development of local climate resilient futures, including an inbuilt evaluation of impact. They wish to fund two/three projects which will bring together local authorities, communities …
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Leverhulme Trust International networks

The Leverhulme Trust invites applications for its international networks grants. These enable a principal investigator based in the UK to lead a research project where its successful completion depends on the participation of relevant overseas institutions. A significant research theme …
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Next stage Digital Economy call

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, in collaboration with the Technology Strategy Board, the Connected Digital Economy Catapult and Microsoft Research, invites proposals for its next stage Digital Economy call. This aims to consolidate, harness and build upon existing …
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ESRC/TSB Innovation Caucus

The Economic and Social Research Council, together with the Technology Strategy Board, invites applications for members of the Innovation Caucus. This programme will represent a range of organisations and social science disciplines to ensure a balance of expertise and advice …
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Exploring the issues, opportunities and design considerations of a UK web-based probability panel

The Economic and Social Research Council invites proposals for a study to explore the opportunities, issues, and design considerations of establishing a web-based probability panel in the UK. This aims to develop a better understanding about the short-term and long-term …
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EPSRC Innovation fund

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, in collaboration with the University of Southampton, invites proposals for its silicon photonics for future systems innovation fund. This programme enables the inclusion of additional partners to bring more value to the programme’s …
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Nesta – Quantitative research into the effects of creative employment on wellbeing

Nesta invites tenders for a quantitative research study into the effect of creative employment on wellbeing. The tenderer will obtain statistics and analysis on the wellbeing of those employed in the creative sector. This research is to be used to …
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Health technology assessment – commissioned calls

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites expressions of interests, evidence synthesis and outline proposals under the commissioned funding stream of its health technology assessment programme. Proposals are sought in a number of topics. Applications are accepted …
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Educational disadvantage grants

The Education Endowment Foundation invites applications for its educational disadvantage grants. These aim to fund and evaluate projects that will raise the educational attainment of children from economically disadvantages backgrounds in schools across England who are eligible for free school …
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Workshop on mixed reality game design

The Arts and Humanities Research Council invites applications to attend its workshop on mixed reality game design. This 2 day workshop event is part of the AHRC-funded Performance and Games Network and will be held from 27 to 28 October 2014. …
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