NERC Forthcoming Newton Fund Activities

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) has released details of forthcoming calls for proposals, which are under development and will be released as part of the Newton Fund.  These are: Ganga Delta – Bay of Bengal Interactions.  A joint programme with …
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UK Space Agency Aurora Knowledge Transfer Scheme

Small and medium grants are available for UK-based organisations to fund technology transfer from space to non-space disciplines or commercial applications which will benefit the UK economy. The UK Space Agency is inviting proposals from UK based organisations, including academic …
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BACP PhD Bursaries in Counselling and Psychotherapy Research

Part-time funding is available from the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) to support postgraduate students to pursue PhD research relevant to counselling and psychotherapy at a university of their choice. BACP is a membership organisation which participates in …
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BISA Early Career Small Research Grants

The British International Studies Association (BISA) has made funding available to support a discrete piece of international studies related research. Founded in 1975, the British International Studies Association (BISA) is a learned society which develops and promotes the study of …
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Open Research Area (ORA) for the Social Sciences

The 2017 call for the Open Research Area (ORA) for the Social Sciences has been announced.  Funding is provided for international collaborative research projects in the social sciences, which bring together researchers from France, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK.  …
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Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Hubs: Extreme and Challenging (Hazardous) Environments

Innovate UK, the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) are working together to deliver an integrated programme investigating the development and deployment of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence (RAI) systems in extreme environments …
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ESRC/Alan Turing Institute Joint Fellowship Scheme

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Alan Turing Institute are providing a Joint Fellowship Scheme to support both the theoretical development of data science and its practical application to real world problems. This will award fellowship funding, with …
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ESRC: National Coordinator for the European Social Survey

The ESRC has pre-announced a call for applications for the position of National Coordinator of Rounds nine and ten of the European Social Survey. The European Social Survey (ESS) is an academically-driven cross-national survey, conducted since 2001, which aims to …
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NIHR Large Scale Public Health Studies

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Public Health Research Programme seeks proposal for large-scale primary research projects which address an issue of major strategic public health importance. The Public Health Research (PHR) Programme aims to evaluate public health interventions in order …
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Feasibility Studies in Human-like Computing

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), with support from the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), is to provide up to £2m to support up to six feasibility studies into research that has the potential to lead to the …
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