ESRC Future Research Leaders: call for proposals

ESRC Future Research Leaders: call for proposals The ESRC have announced the fourth call for proposals for their early careers scheme, Future Research Leaders. The Future Research Leaders scheme aims to enable outstanding early-career social scientists, in partnership with their host organisation, …
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Solving urban challenges with data – feasibility studies and collaborative R&D

Innovate UK, NERC and the ESRC are to invest up to £7.5m in collaborative R&D projects, with a proportion available for feasibility studies. Proposals must be collaborative and business-led. They are seeking proposals for innovative, commercial solutions to increase the resilience, …
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ESRC/DFID joint fund for poverty alleviation research – outline call 2014

The ESRC and the Department for International Development invite proposals for their joint fund for poverty alleviation research – outline call 2014. This scheme aims to provide a more robust conceptual and empirical basis for development and to enhance the …
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ESRC urban transformations research call

The Economic and Social Research Council invites applications for its urban transformations research call.  This support new research that adds significant value to the broad portfolio of cites and urban transformations research currently supported by the ESRC and other research …
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UK-Israel science fellowships

The British Council invites applications for its UK-Israel science fellowships which aim to strengthen academic collaboration between the UK and Israel in nanoscience.  The scheme enables scientists in both countries to undertake medium-term visits to further their research experience, establish and strengthen …
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ICT Perspectives On Big Data Analytics Workshop

The EPSRC ICT Theme is inviting expressions of interest to attend a one-day workshop on Tuesday 03 March 2015 to engage in discussion, to identify research challenges and to initiate new collaborative working partnerships in the area of Big Data Analytics. Participants at …
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Future Intelligent Technologies Workshop: Call for expressions of interest

The EPSRC are holding a two day workshop focusing on future intelligent technologies. This broad, cross-disciplinary area is of importance to several EPSRC challenge and capability themes and will be delivered as a cross-theme event, with representation from the ICT …
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Wellcome Trust refresh their funding framework

  Following extensive consultation with the Wellcome Trust community, the Wellcome Trust are making several improvements to the schemes they offer, including a new funding mechanism for collaborative research by teams, and the introduction of seed grants to support researchers who want …
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Pre-call announcement: ESRC urban transformations

The Economic and Social Research Council will shortly be inviting applications for its urban transformations research call. The closing date is 5 February 2015 and further call details will be announced on 20 November 2014. This call aims to support …
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Call for proposals for higher education institutions to host national debates as part of the AHRC’s 10th anniversary

The Arts and Humanities Research Council invites proposals for its call to host national debates as part of the council’s 10th anniversary. This call enables higher education institutions to host national debates that address the theme ‘the way we live …
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