Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) – R&D Programme: Call for Proposals

Community-led Approaches to Reducing Poverty in Neighbourhoods: A Review of Evidence and Practice. The JRF is in the process of developing an Anti-Poverty Strategy for the UK. As part of this, it wishes to understand what community-led approaches have been …
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British Academy Mid-career fellowships

The British Academy invites applications for its mid-career fellowships. These allow successful applicants to obtain time freed from normal teaching and administrative commitments to devote to the completion of a major piece of research within the humanities and social sciences. …
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EPSRC Healthcare Technologies Grand Challenges NetworksPlus

The Healthcare Technologies Theme has recently announced a new long term strategy. To support this challenge-led approach EPSRC invites applications for NetworkPlus proposals that seek to establish new research communities around one of the Healthcare Technologies Grand Challenges. The aims …
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British Academy/Leverhulme small research grants

The British Academy, in association with the Leverhulme Trust, invites applications for its small research grants worth between £500 and £10,000. These are available to support primary research in the humanities and social sciences. Funds may be used to facilitate …
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Mexico-UK Collaborative Industrial R&D Programme

Innovate UK (IUK) and the National Council of Science and Technology of Mexico (CONACYT) are to invest up to £6 million in collaborative research and development projects to stimulate innovation across three key sectors – agroindustry, energy and health – …
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HS&DR Programme: Evidence Syntheses to Support Emerging Models of Care

The Commissioned Workstream funds research which focuses on evaluating models of service delivery and interventions which improve service effectiveness, efficiency and productivity within the NHS. Under this commissioned call – ‘15/77 – Evidence Syntheses to support emerging models of care‘ …
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Health Foundation Innovating for Improvement Programme

The Health Foundation has £1.5 million available for up to 20 teams to test and develop innovative ideas to improve health care delivery in the UK.  As part of their new Innovating for Improvement programme, they are looking for projects that aim …
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Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme Researcher-led call

This researcher-led call aims to support clinical science orientated projects proposed by researchers across the UK, which will improve health or patient care. The remit includes clinical trials and evaluative studies in patients which: • Evaluate clinical efficacy of interventions …
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Fuse event: Payment for health behaviours

Fuse event: Payment for health behaviours The case of health promoting financial incentives Wednesday 22 July 2015 09:30-13:00 (*Please note lunch will not be provided at this event) Reg Vardy Building, Sir Tom Cowie Campus, Sunderland University Poor engagement in …
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Event: Vision2020: Energy Cluster

Cardiff University and Vision2020: The Horizon Network, are organising an information event on Horizon 2020 ‘Secure, clean and efficient energy’ on 22 and 23 July. The event will be attended by representatives of the European Commission, industry, public sector and …
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