Monthly Archives: January 2013

JSPS/Royal Society postdoctoral fellowship programme

The Royal Society, together with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, invites applications for its postdoctoral fellowship programme. This enables young postdoctoral researchers from other countries to conduct co-operative research with leading research groups in universities and other …
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The Department of Health Policy Research Programme new calls

The Department of Health Policy Research Programme invites applications in the areas: Making the best of new technologies in the national diet and nutrition survey rolling programme: a review This is aimed at identifying new tools or areas of technology …
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Business-academic collaborations in cybersecurity to harness underpinning science

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, under the RCUK global uncertainties programme, invites outline proposals for business-academic collaborations in cybersecurity to harness underpinning science. This supports collaborative research that will contribute to enhancing the UK’s cybersecurity. Projects should have …
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Nursing research grants

The General Nursing Council for England and Wales Trust invites applications for its nursing research grants. Proposals should focus on an aspect of nursing policy, practice or education. Lead applicants must be registered nurses working in England or Wales, and …
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Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council – Networks in industrial biotechnology and bioenergy

The BBSRC, in association with the EPSRC, the TSB  and the BioKTN, CIKTN and HealthKTN, invites applications for its networks in industrial biotechnology and bioenergy. This supports a number of cross-disciplinary, community-building networks as part of its two-component strategy in …
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Wellcome Trust – People awards

The Wellcome Trust invites applications for its people awards. These enable individuals to explore the impact of biomedical science on society, its historical roots, effects on different cultures, or the ethical questions that it raises. The awards support small-to-medium-sized one-off …
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Higher Education Academy new calls

HEA UK Travel Fund 2012-13 The UK Travel Grants scheme is designed to promote the sharing of good and innovative practice in the sector. It provides funds for staff and students to engage in activities that will support the development …
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NHS Scotland administrative dataset information now available from ADLS

In partnership with Information Services Division (ISD) of NHS Scotland, the ADLS website now holds detailed information about eleven of their most commonly used administrative datasets for health research.  This includes the Inpatient, Outpatient, Mental Health, Cancer Registry and Prescribing …
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British Council – Exploratory grants

The British Council has issued a call under its Russia programme for exploratory grants. These provide Russian and UK higher education institutions with the opportunity for a new form of collaboration. The grant will enable institutions to develop a new …
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Ataxia UK – Ataxia awards

Ataxia UK invites applications for its awards. These support innovative and relevant research that fits into an explicit therapeutic strategy. This does not exclude the advancement of scientific knowledge, but such an outcome would need to be clearly linked. The …
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