Monthly Archives: May 2014

Technology-inspired innovation – collaborative feasibility studies

The Technology Strategy Board, Invest Northern Ireland and Highlands and Islands Enterprise are to invest up to £2.75m in collaborative feasibility studies to stimulate innovation across four technology areas that will enable and underpin UK growth: advanced materials; biosciences; electronics, …
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Early-career biomedical fellowships in India

The Wellcome Trust and the Department of Biotechnology India invite applications for their early-career fellowships for researchers in India. This scheme enables postdoctoral researchers to carry out biomedical research in India. Applicants are expected to identify an important biomedical research …
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Evidence review on locality and community resilience to climate change

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation invites proposals for an evidence review on locality and community resilience to climate change. This aims to identify how existing evidence and emerging practice reflect local resilience to climate change. The review should explore the relationship …
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Royal Society calls

Forthcoming deadlines for funding schemes administered by the Royal Society.  Please follow the links below for further details. Research Grants (closes 4 June 2014) This scheme is for scientists in the UK who are at an early stage in their career and …
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EPSRC Redistributed manufacturing call for networks

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, under its manufacturing the future theme, and the Economic and Social Research Council, under its strategic priority for economic performance and sustainable growth, invite proposals for their redistributed manufacturing call for networks. This …
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Health Foundation Improvement Science Fellowships

The Health Foundation’s Improvement Science Fellowship programme offers support for fellows to develop their potential to become leaders in the field of improvement science, building practical knowledge about what works to improve healthcare. Up to five fellowships are available offering …
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Health Foundation Scaling Up Improvement Programme

The Health Foundation has over £3 million available for teams to take successful health care improvement interventions and deliver them at a larger scale. As part of the new Scaling Up Improvement programme, they are looking for projects that aim to improve …
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Funding opportunities with the Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme

Researcher-led call The HS&DR Programme is accepting applications to its researcher-led workstream.  The closing date for applications is 1pm on 25 September 2014. Community pharmacy: harnessing the potential, for health and health care Outline applications areinvited to the researcher-led workstream which address knowledge …
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Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Travelling Fellowships

The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust are looking for people who will be able to undertake research overseas and on return disseminate their new knowledge and examples of best practice.  Applicants must demonstrate that their project will have a wider benefit …
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Event: NHS Health Checks: Making inequalities better or worse?

NHS Health Checks: Making inequalities better or worse? Thursday 17th July 2014, 09:15 – 13:00 The National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland University, SR6 0GL NHS Health Checks are a universally offered CVD risk assessment which aims to improve the health …
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