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EPSRC Physical Sciences Workshop

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is holding two one-day workshops in October 2017 for Early Career Researchers (ECRs) who work in the area of Physical Sciences. The workshops are available as part of EPSRC’s Physical Sciences Theme, …
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ILG Seminar – Blurring the lines of responsibility in emergency services

As part of this year’s Institute for Local Governance (ILG) Seminar Programme, we are pleased to announce the event on Blurring the lines of responsibility in emergency services: when does partnership end and dependence begin?  This will be held at …
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New Technology Touching Life (TTL) Initiative Workshop Events

Technology Touching Life (TTL) is a BBSRC, EPSRC and MRC joint initiative, which aims to support interdisciplinary research to develop the next generation of technologies that could transform approaches in biological and biomedical research. The Research Councils published a strategic …
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Innovate UK Grant Writing Masterclass

Innovate UK is holding grant writing masterclass at the Northern Design Centre in Gateshead on 13th April 2017. Innovate UK supports UK businesses and academic-business collaborations.  The event will give an overview of the UK funding landscape and how to …
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UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP)

An alliance of research funders including charities, Research Councils and the UK Health Departments are pooling resources to support the UKPRP, a new initiative in prevention research.  A funding call will follow later in 2017. The aim is to address …
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NIHR Public Health Research Information Event

A series of free events are being held to provide greater understanding of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Public Health Research (PHR) programme. Senior PHR programme staff will be joined by Research Design Service (RDS) colleagues and a local PHR …
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Novel funding opportunity from the Wellcome Trust

Hub Award: Call for applications 2018-2020 The Wellcome Trust currently have an unusual one-off funding opportunity for a new group of residents in The Hub. The grant supports an interdisciplinary group of researchers and creative minds to collaborate on a project …
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Being Human Festival – 2017 festival call for participation

Being Human is the UK’s only national festival of the humanities. This year’s festival is taking place between the 17th and 25th November, and will bring together universities, Independent Research Organisations (IRO) and community and commercial partners to stage activities …
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AHRC Early Career Researcher History Event

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is holding a one day History event which will bring together members of our Peer Review College (PRC) and early career researchers from across the discipline. The event is being held on 8th …
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