Monthly Archives: October 2013

British Council Global Innovation Initiative grant competition

The Global Innovation Initiative grant competition is now open for applications.  Grants will be awarded to interdisciplinary higher education partnerships focusing on globally significant issues related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).  Proposals that address the following STEM-related themes …
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The Children’s Foundation – Research Funds

The Children’s Foundation is pleased to announce that the Child Health Research Programme is open again for applications. The aim is to support research that will make a significant contribution to the health and wellbeing of children and young people. …
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A redistribution of societal risk: the impact on individuals, their networks and communities

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation invites proposals for its call on a redistribution of societal risk: the impact on individuals, their networks and communities. This seeks an analysis of policy and evidence to assess the effects that recent changes in the …
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Housing and work incentives

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation invites proposals for its call on housing and work incentives. This seeks to identify how housing policy and practice can more effectively support out-of-work households into work and in-work households in poverty into better work. In …
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Evaluating the impact of digital inclusion and social media initiatives in east York

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation invites proposals for its call on evaluating the impact of digital inclusion and social media initiatives in east York. This seeks a formative evaluation of digital inclusion initiatives and the use of social media in supporting …
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Evidence review: the future of declining cities in the UK

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation invites proposals for an evidence review on the future of declining cities in the UK. This aims to review the alternative responses to long-term economic decline in cities. The foundation would like to understand how best …
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Evidence review: linking jobs and poverty in cities

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation invites proposals for an evidence review on linking jobs and poverty in cities. This aims to review the local-level approaches to connecting job opportunities with households in poverty. The following question should be addresses based on …
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Poverty and ethnicity programme evaluation – phase 1

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation invites proposals for an evaluation of its poverty and ethnicity programme – phase 1. This seeks an independent and critical evaluation of the foundation’s programme, which aims to increase understanding of the relationship between poverty and …
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British Academy International partnership and mobility scheme

The International Partnership and Mobility Scheme aims to support the development of partnerships between the UK and other areas of the world where research excellence would be strengthened by new, innovative initiatives and links. In this round the Scheme is …
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Technology Strategy Board/EPSRC -Towards zero prototyping

The Technology Strategy Board and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council invite applications for their towards zero prototyping call. The aim is to develop and extend the use of novel modelling and simulation techniques, enabling product and process designers …
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