February 2015 archive

Feb 19

Arts Council England, Research grants programme 2015-18

The Research Grants programme seeks to build our collective knowledge and deepen our understanding of the impact of arts and culture and to promote greater collaboration and co-operation between the arts and cultural sector and research partners. The lead applicant must be an arts or cultural organisation based in England, with experience in delivering relevant …

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Feb 19

Major Research Fellowships in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Providing replacement teaching costs over two or three years, to allow academics in the humanities and social sciences to focus on a specific piece of original research. These awards enable well-established and distinguished researchers in the humanities and social sciences to devote themselves to a single research project of outstanding originality and significance, capable of …

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Feb 19

EPSRC Autonomous Manufacturing research call

The EPSRC invites Expressions of Interest to bid into the call for research proposals in Autonomous Manufacturing. The aim of the call is to support research that addresses the research challenges that underpin autonomous manufacturing. The expected outcome of this call is a diverse set of research programmes that span manufacturing applications, processes, and value …

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Feb 19

Administrative Data Research Network: new resource for researchers

Attention researchers! Are you looking for a database of administrative data for social or economic studies? Good news: the activities of the Administrative Data Liaison Service have now been incorporated into the new Administrative Data Research Network (ADRN). The network is a partnership between universities, national statistics authorities, the Economic and Social Research Council and …

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Feb 19

The Henry Moore Foundation: Grants deadline approaching

The Henry Moore Foundation has a number of funding schemes available with an upcoming deadline of 20 March 2015. Applicants should apply for the appropriate category of grant. The five categories are as follows: New projects: exhibitions; exhibition catalogues; commissions. The maximum grant is £20,000 but most grants are for less. Collections: acquisitions; conservation; cataloguing; …

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Feb 19

BBSRC: New Investigator Scheme now open

If you’re an early-career researcher in biological sciences – including newly employed university lecturers, lecturer level equivalent fellows whose awards were secured in open competition, and researchers in Research Council Institutes at the unified Research Council Band E or its equivalent – the BBSRC New Investigator Scheme is an opportunity to secure your first major element …

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Feb 19

ESRC-AHRC-CASS International Centre Partnerships: Deadline approaching

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) are pleased to announce a call to support China-UK International Centre Partnerships with the following aims: enable excellent international research collaboration between centres of excellence in the UK and China support the development …

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