Monthly Archives: September 2013

Technology Strategy Board – Assistive Technology

The Technology Strategy Board invites proposals for its assistive technology call. This aims to improve independence and access for learners with disabilities or learning difficulties. The call consists of the following two competitions: •ready, steady, stem, on the subject of …
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New Joseph Rowntree calls

Reframing dementia in the 21st century: challenging thinking and stimulating debate The Joseph Rowntree Foundation are calling for proposals for projects to support the development of thinking around dementia. They are interested in how we can “influence the influencers”. All …
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Research exchanges with China and India

The Royal Academy of Engineering invites applications for its research exchanges with China and India. This scheme enables engineering researchers at UK higher education institutions to travel to a Chinese or Indian institution, and China- and India-based researchers to spend …
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Toshiba Fellowship Programme

Toshiba, in collaboration with the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, invites applications for its fellowship programme. This offers scientists an opportunity to join Toshiba’s research and development laboratories in Japan, initially for one year. Application is open to recently …
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Department of Health: policy research programme call for applications

The Department of Health invites applications for funding under its policy research programme. Applications are accepted in two areas: •evaluation of offender liaison and diversion trial schemes – proposals should regard evaluations of trial Liaison and diversion services, for adults …
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Event: Centre for Strategy & Leadership Annual Lecture 08/10/13 – Prof. David Preece – Turbulence in UK public house retailing

CfSL Annual Lecture 08/10/13 – Prof David Preece – Turbulence in UK public house retailing The Annual Lecture of the Centre for Strategy & Leadership (our research centre based in Teesside University Business School), will take place from 3.30 – 5.00 …
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Event: Debt on Teesside: Pathways to Financial Inclusion

Debt on Teesside: Pathways to Financial Inclusion 21st October 2013, 12:30 to 15:30, Wolfson Research Institute, Durham University, Queen’s Campus Keynote speaker: Damon Gibbons, Director, Centre for Responsible Credit, London To book a place or for further information see: https://www.dur.ac.uk/wolfson.institute/events/?eventno=17143

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Leverhulme Trust International Academic Fellowships

Fellowship values increases to £30,000 The maximum value of International Academic Fellowships this year rises from £22k to £30k—offering applicants more flexibility to factor-in research and replacement teaching costs. The fellowships enable researchers to visit overseas research centres for three …
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ESRC Pre-announcement of a pending call for European-Chinese joint research projects

Societal Challenges – Green Economy and Population Change The research funding organisations of, France (ANR), Germany (DFG), The Netherlands (NWO) and the United Kingdom (ESRC) are delighted to launch a new multi-lateral collaboration with the NSFC in China consisting of …
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Cross-platform production in digital media – Forthcoming Collaborative R&D call

The Technology Strategy Board is to invest up to £15m in projects that stimulate innovation in the UK digital media sector.  The cross-platform production in digital media competition aims to support projects addressing convergence in digital technologies, and covers film …
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