Horizon 2020 Postdoctoral Researcher Placements

Horizon 2020’s SME Innovation Associate is seeking postdoctoral researchers to take part in year-long placements.  The Association aims to help European companies to recruit the best talent for research and innovation, and under this initiative, is seeking to fund the recruitment of …
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NIHR Public Health Research Information Event

A series of free events are being held to provide greater understanding of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Public Health Research (PHR) programme. Senior PHR programme staff will be joined by Research Design Service (RDS) colleagues and a local PHR …
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ORCID and Royal Society applications

The Royal Society has announced that, from April 2017, it will be mandatory for funding applicants to provide an ORCID identifier before an application can be submitted.  This will form part of the Royal Society’s new grants management system. Applicants …
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Royal Society Research Grants

The next round of the Royal Society’s Research Grants scheme is due to open soon.  This provides ‘seed corn’ funding of up to £15,000 for timely and promising new projects. The aim is to increase the availability of specialised equipment …
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Dr Vivien Lane Foundation Scholarship

The Dr. Vivien Lane Foundation is offering scholarships to enable qualified medical practitioners to further their study in sports medicine and injury management. The Scholarship was established by Dr. Lane to provide financial assistance to those who wish to obtain …
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EPSRC Research Institute in Hardware Security

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is calling for proposals as part of a new Research Institute in Hardware Security.  This is a joint call with the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC). Identified research challenges include: Understanding the …
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João Havelange Research Scholarship on Football

Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) is offering scholarships to encourage academic research connected with football in any of the following fields: law, economics, sociology, ethics, geography, history and medicine. Applicants are free to choose the subject area of their …
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British Academy / Leverhulme Trust Small Research Grants

The next round of the British Academy / Leverhulme Trust’s Small Research Grants programme will open on 12th April 2017, with a deadline of 24th May 2017. These grants support primary research in the humanities and social sciences – up …
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ERA-NET Cofund Industry for Energy Efficiency

A new European Research Area network is under development to address the need for integrated action within Europe across a number of energy intensive sectors. Industry for Energy Efficiency (IndEff) will bring together national and transnational organisations from across the EU …
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Innovate UK Accelerating Innovation in Rail

Innovate UK, on behalf of the Department for Transport (DFT), is to invest up to £9 million to support growth in national and international rail markets. This is a joint initiative with the rail industry. Proposals must be collaborative, business-led …
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