Monthly Archives: November 2011

Economic and Social Research Council – Digital social research: community activities funding scheme

The Economic and Social Research Council, in collaboration with the University of Oxford, invites applications for its digital social research – community activities funding scheme. This has been set up to develop and promote the use of digital tools, techniques …
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Higher Education Academy – new calls

Case studies: pedagogical development from open educational resource practice The Higher Education Academy, in association with the Joint Information Systems Committee, invites abstract submissions for case studies pertaining to pedagogical development from open educational resource practice. Individuals or teams from …
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Technology Strategy Board – Smart power distribution and demand

The smart power distribution and demand programme is seeking to invest in feasibility studies to stimulate innovation in power distribution and in management of demands. Proposals are invited that demonstrate innovation in component design, software, implementation, integrated systems and novel …
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Department of Health Public health research programme – commissioned call for proposals

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites proposals for commissioned research through its public health research programme. There are two commissioning briefs: •11/3040 creative enterprises in open access settings: primary research is required to investigate the effectiveness …
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RCUK Energy Programme shaping capability and strategy planning town meeting

The Research Councils’ Energy programme invites eligible individuals to take part in a one day town meeting, where the energy programme will present its shaping capability outputs and the draft technology research support strategies. Closing Date: 14 December 2011 http://www.epsrc.ac.uk/funding/calls/open/Pages/energytownmeeting.aspx

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European Science Foundation COST open call

The European Science Foundation, through its European Cooperation in the field of Scientific and Technical Research programme, has launched an open call for proposals. Funding supports networking activities, such as meetings, conferences, workshops, short-term scientific exchanges, training schools, publications and …
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Research Challenges in Hydrogen and Fuel Cells workshop

The Research Councils’ Energy programme invites expressions of interest from eligible individuals to attend a workshop to be held at Hilton Birmingham Metropole on the 23rd February 2012. The workshop will be a one day event that aims to scope …
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Age UK – Fellowship in ageing research

Age UK invites expressions of interest in its fellowship in ageing research. This scheme is designed to fund high quality age-related research and enable outstanding postdoctoral researchers to become independent researchers in the ageing research field. Candidates must have a …
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Technology Strategy Board – Low carbon vehicles: the road to market

The Technology Strategy Board and the Office for Low Emission Vehicles invite proposals for their low carbon vehicles: the road to market programme. The aim of this collaborative research and development programme is to invest in demonstration projects that will …
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Informing the scientific advisory committee on Nutrition’s risk assessment on vitamin D and health

The Department of Health’s policy research programme invites applications for research to inform the scientific advisory committee on Nutrition’s risk assessment on vitamin D and health. The SACN risk assessment will inform UK government policy on vitamin D supplementation and …
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