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Nesta – Data-driven methods for mapping below the radar activity in the social economy

Nesta invites proposals for its call on data-driven methods for mapping below the radar activity in the social economy. These grants aim to explore new methods to map below the radar organisations, such as small voluntary organisations, community groups and …
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Nesta – Policy and research small grants open call

Nesta’s policy and research unit invites proposals for its small grants open call. This aims to fund new ideas and foster collaboration with a wide array of organisations. Proposals should be original and innovative, and have a potential impact on …
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Grants for quantitative analysis of emerging technologies

Nesta invites proposals for its grants for quantitative analysis of emerging technologies. These are aimed for highly experimental projects that will provide novel insights into how scientific or technical areas emerge. Projects must develop novel analytical tools, use rarely explored …
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Nesta Grants for innovation, entrepreneurship and growth experiments

Nesta and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation invite applications for their grants for innovation, entrepreneurship and growth experiments. These aim to fund experimental research that provides evidence on the best approaches to increase innovation, support high-growth entrepreneurship and accelerate business …
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Nesta Digital R&D fund for the arts – call for big data

Nesta, in collaboration with the Arts and Humanities Research Council and Arts Council England, invites expressions of interest for its call for big data, under the digital R&D fund for the arts. This call seeks to address data sharing and …
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Nesta – Social frontiers: the next edge of social innovation research conference

Nesta invites abstracts for research papers for its social frontiers: the next edge of social innovation research conference. Proposed papers should go beyond the current state of knowledge and generate hypotheses that shape future research agendas in this field. Of …
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Digital R&D Fund for the Arts

The £7 million Digital R&D Fund for the Arts is a partnership between the Arts Council England, the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and Nesta. The Fund is open for application 2012-15, organisations with arts projects based in England, …
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NESTA: Alliance for useful evidence

The National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts (NESTA) invites expressions of interest for its alliance for useful evidence call.  The call seeks researchers, writers and consultants with experience of research and writing for policymakers for short projects.  This will involve writing accessible …
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Digital research and development fund for the arts – expressions of interest

The National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts, in partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the Arts Council, invites expressions of interest under its digital R&D fund for the arts. This fund supports research and development …
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Ageing well challenge prize

The National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts (NESTA) invites submissions for its ageing well challenge prize. The prize will be awarded for the innovation that can reduce the isolation or increase the mobility of vulnerable older people by …
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