Monthly Archives: November 2012

British Academy International Partnership and Mobility Scheme

The British Academy has recently announced a new round of its popular ‘International Partnership and Mobility’ Scheme.  The scheme aims to support development of partnerships where research excellence would be strengthened by new, innovative initiatives and links.  The idea is …
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EPSRC Network grants

Network grants help create new interdisciplinary research communities and topics by developing interaction between the research community and appropriate science, technology and industrial groups. The aim is to transfer experimental techniques, models and scientific insights; and to promote mobility between …
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AHRC Research networking

The Arts and Humanities Research Council invites applications under its research networking scheme. The scheme is designed to encourage and enable discussion and development of ideas on a specified thematic area, issue or problem through new research networks or running …
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FP7 ERC consolidator grant

The European Commission Framework Programme 7: European Research Council/Ideas invites proposals for its ERC-2013-CoG call. Consolidator grants aim to boost the independent careers of excellent researchers by providing adequate support at the critical stage at which they are consolidating their …
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Commissioned call for proposals NIHR Public Health Research Programme

Applicants are invited to submit proposals on the following commissioning briefs by 1pm on 9 April 2013: Behaviour Change Interventions for Relapse Prevention Behaviour Change Interventions in Social Support Networks Applicants are invited to submit proposals on the following commissioning briefs …
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Health Foundation – Insight open call for original research ideas

The Health Foundation invites proposals for its Insight open call for research ideas. This supports research proposals that will provide new knowledge on patient safety and patient-clinician relationships. The foundation’s aim is to support high-quality original research in the areas …
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Defra – Scoping awards

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs invites applications for the Darwin scoping awards. These provide one-off funding for travel costs in and to a host country to enable successful applicants to make face-to-face contact and collaboratively develop a …
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Higher Education Funding Council for England – Delivery of a programme of student-demand-raising activity in modern foreign languages

The Higher Education Funding Council for England invites applications for the delivery of a programme of student-demand-raising activity in modern foreign languages. This programme should aim to maintain the sustainability of MFL within the broader context of higher education, encouraging …
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RCUK energy/NSFC call for collaborative research with China on smart grids and the integration of electric vehicles

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council and the National Natural Science Foundation of China invite proposals for the RCUK energy call for collaborative research with China on smart grids and the integration of electric vehicles. This aims to develop …
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Technology Strategy Board calls

Technology inspired innovation call The aim of this call is to fund collaborative research and development projects that advance innovation across the key enabling technology areas of advanced materials, biosciences, electronics, sensors and photonics and information and communications technology. The …
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