This scheme supports early-career social scientists in carrying out research and developing aspects of their research and knowledge exchange skills. Proposals are welcome in any topic that falls within the ESRC’s remit.
The scheme is open to candidates from anywhere in the world who have a maximum of four years’ postdoctoral experience and the support of an eligible UK research organisation.
Grants are available for up to two years. There is an overall limit of £230,000 at 100 per cent full economic cost, of which ESRC will pay 80 per cent. ESRC aims to fund up to 40 awards.
Deadline: 29 September 2015