Monthly Archives: March 2012

Joseph Rowntree Foundation – Derwenthorpe: design, behaviours and inclusion

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation have released details of a new call, ‘Derwenthorpe: design, behaviours and inclusion’ under their Place theme.  The call is for proposals to undertake a longitudinal evaluation of the changing behaviours of people in a new community. Derwenthorpe (East York) …
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Royal Society – International exchanges scheme

The international exchanges scheme offers a flexible platform for UK-based scientists to interact with the best scientists around the world. Funds contribute towards travel, subsistence and research expenses, and can be requested for either a one-off short visit in order …
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Royal Academy of Engineering – Industrial secondments

The industrial secondments scheme enables engineering teaching staff in higher education institutions to gain up-to-date knowledge of current working practices through industrial experience. Engineers from all disciplines may apply. Secondments are expected to result in a significant improvement in teaching …
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ESRC Festival of Social Science

The call for applications to run events for the tenth annual Economic and Social Research Council’s Festival of Social Science is now open.  The Festival will run from 3-10 November 2012.  Up to a maximum of £2,000 is available from …
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EPSRC Fellowships – all career stages

Postdoctoral, Early-Career and Established Career Fellowships are available in a number of priority areas linked to the EPSRC’s Capability and Challenge Themes: http://www.epsrc.ac.uk/funding/fellows/Pages/areas.aspx. Applications can be submitted at any time and will be processed on a rolling basis.

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ENLACE Call for Networking and Proposal Writing Activities between EU and Latin American Researchers

The aim of ENLACE is to promote exchange between Central American and European researchers as well as to encourage contacts between research institutions for joint participation in the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7). An ENLACE grant enables a group of European …
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ESRC/DFID joint scheme for research on international development evidence synthesis research awards

The Economic and Social Research Council and the Department for International Development invite applications for their evidence synthesis research awards under their joint scheme for research on international development. This aims to review and synthesise the research that has been …
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Leverhulme Trust – Artists in residence

The artists in residence programme supports the residency of an artist of any kind or nationality in a UK institution to foster a creative collaboration between the artist and the institution’s staff or students. The term artist encompasses visual artists, …
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Japan Foundation Endowment Committee – Small grants

Small grants support research in the academic field of Japanese studies within higher education institutions in the UK. The term Japanese studies is interpreted as covering research on any aspect of Japan within the humanities or social sciences. Grants cover …
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European Science Foundation – Exploratory workshops

The European Science Foundation invites applications for its exploratory workshops. Meetings should aim to open up new directions in research or to explore emerging fields, and demonstrate potential for initiating follow-up research activities or developing future collaborative actions. Proposals may …
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