Monthly Archives: January 2017

First 2017 Call for British Academy Newton Mobility Grants

The British Academy (BA) is inviting applications to the first round of the 2017 Newton Mobility Grants scheme. Awards last for one year and cover all disciplines within the social sciences and humanities. Awards will support a range of activities, …
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ISRF Early Career Fellowship Competition Now Open

The Independent Social Research Foundation (ISRF) Early Career Fellowships  are awarded on a competitive basis to fund original social science research projects that challenge existing theories and address empirical problems through innovative or interdisciplinary approaches and methods.  These awards are open to …
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Newton Professional Development and Engagement Programme Brazil/UK

Newton Professional Development and Engagement Programme Brazil/UK The aim of this call is to support the professional development and community engagement of Brazilian public and civil society institutions, science museums and botanic gardens, by supporting them to develop or improve …
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Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme: Modelling the Potential for Health Gain and Cost Effectiveness of the NHS Health Check Programme

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme: Modelling the Potential for Health Gain and Cost Effectiveness of the NHS Health Check Programme This commissioned call, under the NIHR Health Technology Assessment Programme, seeks proposals for a study to determine the potential for …
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NIHR Public Health Research (PHR) Programme – new commissioned calls

The Public Health Research (PHR) Programme funds research that evaluates non-NHS interventions intended to improve the health of the public, and reduce inequalities in health. The scope of the programme is multi-disciplinary and broad, covering a range of public health …
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Deadline Extended – AHRC Research Networking Scheme Highlight Notice for International Development

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) has announced that the deadline for the second Research Networking Scheme Highlight Notice for International Development has been extended to 25 April 2017. Early submission, however, is still encouraged where possible. In addition …
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Economic and Social Research Council New Investigator Grants

ESRC New Investigator Grants form one element of support for early career researchers and the scheme is specifically aimed at supporting those looking to make the transition to an independent researcher through managing their first major research project. These grants …
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Event: Creating Healthy Places in the North East: the Role of Fire and Rescue Services and Fuel Poverty Partnerships

Creating Healthy Places in the North East: the Role of Fire and Rescue Services and Fuel Poverty Partnerships Venue: St Mary’s College, Kenworthy Hall, Durham University, DH1 3LR Date: Tuesday 7 March 2017, 9.30am–1.00pm (followed by lunch) Creating safer and …
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NERC Valuing Nature Placement Scheme

The Valuing Nature Programme (VNP) is a five year, cross-Research Council, interdisciplinary research programme designed to better understand and represent the complexities of the UK’s natural environment in valuation analyses and to consider the wider economic, societal and cultural value …
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