Monthly Archives: March 2013

New Joseph Rowntree calls

Poverty focussed review of housing organisations’ strategic and business plans This project will explore where poverty fits within the strategies, policies and business plans of local authorities, housing associations and private landlords. It will involve detailed analysis of business plans, …
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Technology Strategy Board calls

New business models in High Value Manufacturing In line with their High Value Manufacturing Strategy, the Technology Strategy Board is to invest up to £500k in feasibility studies to stimulate new business models supporting innovations in high value manufacturing. They …
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ESRC Evaluation of Emotion Regulation of Others and Self

This call seeks an evaluation of Emotion Regulation of Others and Self (EROS), which was a collaborative research network funded through an ESRC large grant award that had the aim of advancing the understanding of emotion regulation. The evaluation will …
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Health reform evaluation programme

The Department of Health’s policy research programme invites proposals for its health reform evaluation programme. This is aimed at assessing the extent to which the vision and underlying policies in health reform have been implemented as well as assessing what …
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Department of Health including NIHR – Invention for innovation (i4i) challenge awards

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites applications for its invention for innovation (i4i) challenge awards. These awards are available for projects that bridge the gap between the innovation and development of new medical technology and its …
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Postgraduate Research Grants on European Public Finances

The European Court of Auditors and the European University Institute (Historical Archives of the European Union) have created a programme of grants for researchers engaged in research on European public finances, in particular their impact on various areas of European …
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Research, Researchers and the Media

Research, Researchers and the Media Edinburgh and Glasgow, 26-28 April 2013 The red light comes on and youʼre live on air to millions of listeners. Thatʼs the experience we replicate on this immersive three-day media course. The radio show might …
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Event: School meals: the potential to impact on inequalities and obesity

School meals: the potential to impact on inequalities and obesity Sunderland University, City Campus, Gateway 2 Tuesday 9th April, 2013 – 9:30am-3:30pm This meeting will review current policy, practice and research on school meals from a public health perspective, and …
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Research afternoon: Visualising the Crime

Research afternoon: Visualising the Crime Wednesday 17 April 2013 Stephenson Building: ICLT 1.30pm – 7.30pm The university is jointly hosting a ‘Visualising the crime’ conference in partnership with the recently formed Forensic Science Special Interest Group. This event will showcase …
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Highlight notice for connected communities and design research grants

The Arts and Humanities Research Council invites applications for its highlight notice for connected communities and design research grants. These are offered in the AHRC’s standard and early career grants routes for projects which explore the contributions that design can …
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