Monthly Archives: June 2013

Joseph Rowntree Foundation – Education and poverty programme evaluation

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation invites proposals for an evaluation of its education and poverty programme. This seeks an evaluation of the foundation’s education and poverty programme, which aims to create better understanding of the reasons for the gap in attainment …
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British Council Researcher Links

The British Council is launching the British Council Researcher Links initiative, in partnership with various research and higher education organisations from around the world. The initiative, which aims to build relationships between UK researchers and those in emerging economies will be a combination of …
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ESRC Evaluating the business impact of social science: a study of knowledge transfer partnerships in the private sector

The Economic and Social Research Council seek to commission a small-scale study to evaluate the contributions that social science has made to business through the knowledge transfer partnership scheme, which is UK-wide and is managed by the Technology Strategy Board …
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ESRC New Dynamics of Working scoping study

The Economic and Social Research Council invites bids for a scoping study on the new dynamics of working. The ESRC has identified the New Dynamics of Working as a potential area for future investment. The aim is to explore demand …
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Technology Strategy Board – Meeting the energy challenge: emerging energy technologies

The Technology Strategy Board and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council invite applications for feasibility studies on emerging energy technologies. This competition aims to fund technical feasibility studies carried out by innovative UK companies who are developing technologies which …
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Royal Academy of Engineering – Engineering enterprise fellowships

The Royal Academy of Engineering invites applications for its engineering enterprise fellowships. These enable aspiring entrepreneurs to commercialise technology-based business ideas from academic institutions into spin out companies. Applicants must be working in engineering departments at  UK higher education institutions, …
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Canon Foundation in Europe Research Fellowships

Annually, the Canon Foundation in Europe grants up to 15 Fellowships to highly qualified European and Japanese researchers. The European Fellowship holders pursue a period of research in Japan with the Japanese Fellows carrying out their research at host institutions in Europe. The Fellowships are awarded …
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Health services and delivery commissioned workstream – organisation, quality and cost-effectiveness of psychiatric liaison services in acute settings

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites proposals for research on the organisation, quality and cost-effectiveness of psychiatric liaison services in acute settings. The purpose of this call is to fund research within five identified areas of …
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Health services and delivery commissioned workstream – assessing alternatives to face-to-face contact with patients

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites proposals for assessments of alternatives to face-to-face contact with patients. The purpose of this call is to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of the use of new technologies for contact …
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New Joseph Rowntree Foundation calls

Anti-poverty strategies for the UK – phase one The Joseph Rowntree Foundation invites expressions of interest for its reviews of anti-poverty strategies for the UK – phase one. These reviews will examine connections with poverty across different areas. They will …
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