Monthly Archives: December 2011

British Academy UK-Taiwan one-year partnerships

The British Academy, in association with the National Science Council of Taiwan, invites applications for its UK-Taiwan one-year partnerships. The aim of this scheme is to support the development of partnerships between the UK and Taiwan, strengthening research excellence through …
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Technology Strategy Board – Boosting innovation in manufacturing competencies

The Technology Strategy Board and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council invite applications for collaborative research and development projects that stimulate innovation in manufacturing. The aim is to support new technologies with a strong potential to underpin new production …
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Centre for Economic Policy Research – Exploratory grants

The Centre for Economic Policy Research, in association with the UK Department for International Development, invites applications for its exploratory grants. These grants enable researchers to explore new approaches to the study of firms in low-income countries and to develop …
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Department of Health – Licensed, unlicensed and off-label medicines

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence invites tenders for an evaluation of licensed, unlicensed and off-label medicines. Funding is available for a high-quality service that summarises the best available evidence for selected unlicensed and off-label …
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Highlight notice: public health research programme – evidence synthesis

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites applications under its highlight notice for the public health research programme researcher-led workstream. The focus of this highlight notice is on evidence synthesis research projects to enhance the evidence base …
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Dunhill Medical Trust – General grants and serendipity awards

General grants These grants are available to fund work other than primary research, under the following categories: •building grants; •equipment grants; •core costs/staffing grants; •small grants under £10,000. Applications should be in the fields of care and environment of older …
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Nuffield Foundation – Africa programme

The Africa programme supports the development of research and professional expertise required for African countries to grow their economies and deliver health, education and other services. The programme operates within defined geographic and thematic areas, funding projects that: •benefit southern …
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Foundation of Nursing Studies – Practice Based Development and Research Programme

The Practice Based Development and Research Programme offers support over a period of two years and includes: • Advice on the development of an effective proposal • Help to identify and make links with people who may be able to …
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British Council UK-Turkey HE Knowledge Partnership Programme

The British Council is inviting jointly submitted proposals from UK and Turkish Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) to develop projects in collaboration with industry in key sectors with the following objectives: 1.    To engage academics and industry in collaborative partnerships between the …
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Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) – call for bids to participate in the transformations programme

The objective of the transformations programme is to help institutions move towards organisational transformation, underpinned by ICT in order to achieve the following: enhance student experience; improve the efficiency of their business and become agile in a climate of change; …
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