Monthly Archives: August 2016

Radicalisation and terrorism prevention

The Home Office’s Office for Security and Counter Terrorism (OSCT) is providing funding for projects to prevent radicalisation and terrorism. The aim is to develop an outcome, resource or new technology to build understanding and prevent radicalisation and support for terrorism.  Projects …
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Invitation for Challenge Ideas

The BBSRC, EPSRC and MRC, as the sponsors of the UK Regenerative Medicine Platform (UKRMP), have issued a call for ‘Challenge Ideas’, giving an opportunity for interested parties to to highlight scientific areas, generic technologies and platform approaches with the potential to significantly …
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Security, Society and the State Programme

The Gerda Henkel Foundation (GHF), a private, non-profit grant making organisation based in Germany which supports projects with a specialist scope in the humanities and social sciences.  The GHF is also interested in the advancement of postgraduates. GHF’s programme,  ‘Security, …
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EPSRC call: Global development challenges

The EPSRC has issued a call focused on using engineering and digital technologies to tackle the challenges faced by the developing world.  Proposals should fall under one of the following headings, or span both headings: 1) Tackling global development challenges …
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NIHR Cochrane Programme Grant Scheme

The NIHR is calling for proposals to its Cochrane Programme Grant Scheme – up to 10 awards will be funded to undertake high quality systematic reviews which will directly benefit the NHS in England. For this call, the NIHR is …
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Water quality in India workshop

The NERC and EPSRC invite applications to take part in a workshop, organised jointly with the Indian Department of Science and Technology (DST) in Delhi on 17th and 18th November 2016. The aims of the workshop will be to define …
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Innovation Growth Lab Programme

The National Endowment for Science Technology and the Arts (Nesta), the US-based Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, and the Argidius Foundation, based in Switzerland, seek proposals to the Innovation Growth Lab (IGL) Grants Programme. This  supports research, in the form of …
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Enterprise Fellowships

The Royal Academy of Engineering is seeking proposals to its Enterprise Fellowships programme – the aim is to encourage creativity and innovation in engineering by identifying and supporting the founders and leaders of tomorrow’s high-tech companies. Support is provided to …
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Autonomy in Hazardous Scene Assessment

The Centre for Defence Enterprise (CDE) is seeking project proposals to develop autonomous systems to assess environments and scenes which are potentially contaminated with hazardous materials.  This links to the National Security Strategy and Strategic Defence and Security Review 2015, and …
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