Monthly Archives: March 2015

Education and development – raising learning outcomes in education systems programme

The ESRC and the Department for International Development invite proposals for their education and development programme on raising learning outcomes in education systems. This aims to address key questions on learning outcomes within education systems in developing countries, provide policymakers …
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Centre for Economic Policy Research – Exploratory research grants

The Centre for Economic Policy Research and the Department for International Development, through their private enterprise development in low-income countries initiative, invite applications for their exploratory research grants. These enable researchers to explore new approaches to the study of firms …
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Leverhulme Trust Artists in residence grants

The Leverhulme Trust invites applications for its artists in residence grants. These enable UK universities to foster a new creative collaboration with an artist working in a discipline outside the institution’s usual curriculum. There must be a distinct contrast between …
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ESRC UK in a Changing Europe Initiative Commissioning Fund

The ESRC Initiative on the UK in a Changing Europe aims to promote high quality social scientific research into the nature of the relationship between the UK and the EU, with a particular emphasis on making the findings of this …
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ESRC-NSFC call for Collaborative Research Urban Transformations in China

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) invite collaborative projects between the UK and China that address urban transformations in China and which contribute to the economic development and welfare of China. …
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ESRC Training Bursaries

The Economic and Social Research Council invites applications for its training bursaries. These enable staff in the UK social science community who are engaged in research, teaching research methods or supervising research to update their research skills. In addition, bursaries …
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British Academy/DFID Anti-Corruption Evidence Partnership

The British Academy and the Department for International Development have launched a new programme of grants funding multidisciplinary research to enhance the development of more effective policies and interventions that will reduce corruption in developing countries. Funding enables international research teams to research …
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New funding opportunities with the Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme

New funding opportunities with the Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme: Commissioned funding opportunities Applicants are invited to submit proposals on the following commissioning briefs:  Evaluating service models of smoking cessation in prison  Assessing service models of community mental …
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NIHR Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme

The NIHR EME Programme have issued proposals on the following topics: Mechanisms of action of health interventions (webinar 30/4/15) Researcher-led funding stream The researcher-led workstream welcomes outline proposals on research questions identified by researchers that are within the programme’s remit. The …
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Event: Fourth Fuse Physical Activity Workshop

Fourth Fuse Physical Activity Workshop New Frontiers in Measuring Physical Activity Friday, 15th May 2015 Time:  9:00 to 16:00 Venue: The Gateway, room GW2, City Campus, Sunderland University The overall aim of the Physical Activity workshops is to share knowledge …
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