Monthly Archives: June 2014

Joseph Rowntree Foundation Housing and Poverty

Housing and Poverty – Expressions of interest (Stage 1) This flagship project forms a key part of JRF’s Housing and Poverty programme. The programme aims to set out credible policy and practice approaches to delivering more effective housing responses to …
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Energy harvesting for autonomous electronics

The Technology Strategy Board invites applications for its energy harvesting for autonomous electronics competition. This aims to support the development of low-power energy harvesting technologies for autonomous electronic systems. Projects that explore ways to extend battery life in low-power devices …
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Mechanical conversion manufacturing processes – collaborative R&D

The Technology Strategy Board invites applications for its call for collaborative research and development projects on mechanical conversion manufacturing processes. This competition enables companies of all sizes to accelerate the proving and commercial application of a wide range of recent …
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Efficacy and mechanism evaluation programme – commissioned call for proposals

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites applications for a call for proposals on mechanisms of action of health interventions under its efficacy and mechanism evaluation programme. This supports translational research into the underlying mechanisms of action …
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Highlight notice: public health research programme – domestic violence and abuse

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites applications for its public health research programme researcher-led workstream – domestic violence and abuse. This supports research evaluating interventions, particularly for the prevention or management of domestic violence, outside of …
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Highlight notice: public health research programme – community pharmacy: harnessing the potential for health and health care

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites applications for its public health research programme researcher-led workstream – community pharmacy: harnessing the potential for health and health care. This supports primary or secondary research that evaluates the effectiveness …
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Royal Society International Exchanges Scheme

The International Exchanges Scheme is for scientists in the UK who want to stimulate new collaborations with leading scientists overseas through either a one-off visit or bilateral travel. As part of the International Exchanges, the Society now offers additional funding through …
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i4i invention for innovation product development awards

The National Institute for Health Research invites applications for the i4i invention for innovation product development awards. These support translational R&D projects aimed at cultivating new techniques or technologies into innovative interventions addressing existing or emerging healthcare needs. Projects should …
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FAPESP/ESRC/NWO joint call for transnational collaborative research projects: sustainable urban development

The Economic and Social Research Council, in collaboration with the São Paulo Research Foundation and the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research, invites applications for proposals on sustainable urban development. The aim of this call is to strengthen research cooperation between …
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H2020 Promotional Videos

The European Commission have published a number of videos to promote Horizon 2020 activities. Although the videos are not sufficiently detailed to serve as comprehensive guide to Horizon 2020 schemes or procedures, they may be useful as part of a …
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