Monthly Archives: March 2014

What Works in Tackling Poverty

The ESRC, in partnership with the Public Policy Institute for Wales, invites proposals for research on what works in tackling poverty from eligible research organisations across the UK. The duration of the ESRC’s core support for individual grants will be …
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ESRC/EIF early-intervention evaluation partnerships

The Economic and Social Research Council and the Early Intervention Foundation jointly invite proposals for early intervention evaluation partnerships. Each partnership will be expected to make a valuable contribution to the evidence on effective practice and policy in early intervention. …
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ESRC Festival of Social Sciences

A call for applications to hold events as part of the 2014 ESRC Festival of Social Science is now open. This year the Festival will run from 1-8 November, 2014 across the UK. You are able to apply for up …
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Making remote working secure, resilient and reliable

The Technology Strategy Board is to invest up to £3.5m in collaborative R&D that can help businesses establish secure, resilient and reliable connections with staff who need to work remotely. They are looking for novel proposals that address the challenge of …
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Digitising the construction sector

The Technology Strategy Board invites applications for its call in digitising the construction sector. This aims to bring together the construction, digital and ICT communities to develop innovative new products, processes and services to revolutionise collaborations between supply chain partners …
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Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions: Upcoming UK Research Office (UKRO) Events

The UK Research Office (UKRO) in its capacity as UK National Contact for MSCA schemes, are in the process of finalising dates and venues for three information and proposal writing workshops on the 2014 Individual Fellowships (IF) call, which opened on …
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British Academy/Leverhulme small research grants

The British Academy, in association with the Leverhulme Trust, invites applications for its small research grants. These are available to support primary research in the humanities and social sciences. Funds may be used to facilitate initial project planning and development, …
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Sustainable Society Network+ pilot studies and challenge fellowships

The Research Council UK’s digital economy theme invites applications for its sustainable society network+ pilot studies and challenge fellowships. These investigate the role of digital technologies in creating sustainable societies and ensuring the sustainable use of the technologies themselves in …
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British Academy Sino-British fellowship trust

The British Academy invites applications to its Sino-British fellowship trust for funds up to £10,000. The grants support individual or co-operative research projects. Research may be conducted either in Britain or in China, or in both countries, and must involve …
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EPSRC Manufacturing fellowships

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council invites expressions of interest for its manufacturing fellowships which support individuals who have the potential to be future leaders in manufacturing research. They are intended for academics who have recently moved from industry …
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