March 2015 archive

EPSRC funding opportunities

ICT pioneers competition – Closing date: 16 April, 2015 The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council invites entries for its ICT pioneers competition. This recognises UK doctoral students for their ability to communicate and demonstrate the excellence and exploitation potential of their ICT-related research. Candidates should be in the final two years of their doctoral …

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RCUK – Digital Economy Fellowships

The Research Councils UK (RCUK) Digital economy theme is supporting research to rapidly realise the transformational impact of digital technologies on aspects of community life, cultural experiences, future society, and the economy. Funding is available  to support fellows whose research is within the following priority areas: Social computing Business and economic models Advancing the internet …

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BBSRC funding opportunities

Flexible interchange programme – Closing date: 15 July, 2015 The flexible interchange programme supports the movement of people between different environments to further the exchange of knowledge, technology and skills in the bioscience sector and the council’s strategic priorities in order to develop research in the fields. Each proposal must have one lead academic applicant, …

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Funding Opportunities – Health and well-being

Below are a selection of funding opportunities identified via Research Professional.  Further details can be accessed via the links provided. Health innovation challenge fund – Closing date: 5th May, 2015  Deadline information:  Preliminary applications due by 5 May; invited full applications due by 7 September 2015.   The Wellcome Trust and the Department of Health invite …

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Arts and Humanities Research Council Funding – New Generation Thinkers 2015

The AHRC and BBC Radio 3 are looking for applications for the New Generation Thinkers of 2015.   This pioneering scheme aims to develop a new generation of academics who can bring the best of university research and scholarly ideas to a broad audience – through BBC broadcasting. It’s a chance for early career researchers to …

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Pilot Launched: Funding Open Access for Post-Grant FP7 Publications

European researchers to benefit from €4m fund to cover the costs of Open Access publishing for post grant FP7 publications Launching in Spring 2015, a pilot aimed at stimulating publishing in Open Access journals in Europe will provide funding to cover all or part of the costs of post-grant open access publishing arising from projects …

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EPSRC Fellowships in Manufacturing (Call 5)

EPSRC is inviting proposals for EPSRC Fellowships in Manufacturing, with a closing date of 14 May 2015. In this fifth call EPSRC is looking to support a number of EPSRC Fellowships in Manufacturing who have the potential to be future research leaders in their field in Manufacturing research, supporting either academics who have recently moved …

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