Building a GMC intelligence model

The General Medical Council (GMC) has issued a tender to further develop its use of intelligence to identify risks to patient safety and medical practice.  The project will carry out a proof-of-concept study to assess the possibility of using a …
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Guide to funding – Arts and Culture

The International Network for Contemporary Performing Arts has published a guide to funding opportunities for arts and culture in Europe, focusing on opportunities beyond the Creative Europe programme. The guide includes an overview of relevant European funding schemes, as well …
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Horizon 2020 2016/17 Work Programme Information Days

The new 2016/17 Work Programmes for Horizon 2020 will be published in the Autumn.  The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) will run a number of information days to share opportunities for social sciences and humanities researchers. The events will …
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EU Initial Training Network information events

UK Research Office (UKRO) is holding information days on the Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) call for Innovative Training Networks (ITNs). ITNs support the development of shared doctoral training networks by groups of EU partners – including universities, industry (including …
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British Council / Newton Fund calls – international links

Several funding opportunities are available from the British Council with relevance to a wide range of countries, via the Newton Fund and other funding streams.  Details are available online of these calls for proposals – with deadlines in September and …
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UK-China Partnership Innovation Challenge Fund

The British Council has issued this call for proposals, which aims to boost educational links between China and the UK.  Funding of between £50,000 and £80,000 is available for joint projects and the development of innovative ideas which will contribute …
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British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships

This call focuses on providing postdotoral fellowships across the humanities and social sciences.  Applicants should have been awarded their doctorate within the last three years, and be a citizen of the UK or EEA (European Economic Area), or have completed their …
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AAUW International Fellowships

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has set the deadline for its 2016/17 International Fellowships. This funds female students and academics, who are not US citizens or permanent residents, to study (at a graduate or postgraduate level) or carry out …
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New NIHR Research for Patient Benefit call

The NIHR (National Institute for Health Research has launched a new call for the Research for Patient Benefit Programme (RfPB) projects.  The aim is to support improvements to NHS services. Applications must be submitted by an NHS organisation or service provider in England, based on projects with …
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Security for the Internet of Things call

The Centre for Defence Enterprise (CDE) is part of the UK Government’s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), and supports the work of the Ministry of Defence (MOD). This call seeks to  investigate the security challenges posed by the Internet of …
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