Monthly Archives: September 2012

FP7 Energy – proposal clinics and proposal review

The deadline for the FP7 Call for Proposals from DG Research and Innovation (FP7-ENERGY-2013-1) is 28th November 2012 and for the Smart Cities Call the deadline is 4th December.  The EU Energy Focus team are providing proposal clinics (one to …
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Royal Academy of Engineering Calls

Industrial Secondment Scheme The Industrial Secondment Scheme provides an invaluable opportunity for teaching staff in Higher Education Institutions to work on a collaborative project with industry. The secondment allows the awardee to gain up to date knowledge and first-hand experience …
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Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) – Theme large grants

The AHRC are inviting proposals for Large Grants under the Science in Culture, Digital Transformations and Translating Cultures themes. Successful proposals under the Large Grants call are expected to support research activities of a scale and ambition beyond that normally required …
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Digital R&D Fund for the Arts

The £7 million Digital R&D Fund for the Arts is a partnership between the Arts Council England, the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and Nesta. The Fund is open for application 2012-15, organisations with arts projects based in England, …
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British Academy-ASEASUK/BASAS ECAF Visiting Fellowships 2012-13

Short Fellowship opportunities are available to enable scholars to make research visits to field-centres operated by the European Consortium for Asian Field Study (ECAF).  The purpose of the fellowships will be to advance the scholar’s personal research in Asia, build …
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An ageing society: how does low intensity support happen in relationships?

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation have issued a call for proposals for empirical research to explore relationships, trust and risk in an ageing society – and specifically relationships involving low intensity support (or as some describe it, ‘that little bit of …
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PhD Awards for Improvement Science

The Health Foundation has developed this programme to work with UK research organisations to support the long-term development of improvement science. The PhD Awards for Improvement Science offer a new training opportunity for researchers to specialise in applied improvement science …
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FP7-ICT-2013-11

European Commission Framework Programme 7: Cooperation invites proposals for its FP7-ICT-2013-11 call. Projects may address the following topics: challenge one – pervasive and trusted network and service infrastructures, including ICT-2013.1.1 future networks; challenge three – alternative paths to components and …
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Dunhill Medical Trust – Medical research grants

The Dunhill Medical Trust invites applications for its medical research grants. These aim to encourage and support high-quality research with focus on improving the health and wellbeing of older people. The trust is particularly interested in the following areas: care …
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Universities’ China Committee in London: China travel grants

The Universities’ China Committee in London invites applications for its China travel grants. These China travel grants are for British-based scholars working on, or studying, relevant subjects at UK universities who wish to undertake visits to China for specific research …
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