April 2017 archive

Apr 12

NEWTON FUND RESEARCHER LINKS TRAVEL GRANTS

Countries included in this call are: Thailand Call opens: 3 April 2017 Call closes: 13 June 2017 Researcher Links Travel Grants are designed to enhance and strengthen links for future collaboration, build research capacity in developing economies and enhance the researchers’ career opportunities. In most countries, the call is open to early career researchers meeting …

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Apr 12

Participate in an international research workshop

Here you can find all research workshops under Researcher Links and the Newton Fund. The workshops give researchers the opportunity to form new international connections. If you are an early-career researcher based in the UK or the partner country you can apply for a grant to participate. Widening Success in Higher Education – a ‘British …

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Apr 12

NEWTON FUND INSTITUTIONAL LINKS 2017

Countries included in this call are: Brazil | Egypt | Indonesia | Kenya | Malaysia | Mexico | Philippines | Thailand Call Opens: 3 April 2017 Call closes: 13 June 2017 16:00 UK time Newton Fund Institutional Links grants provide small-scale seed funding for collaborations between the UK and the participating Newton Fund countries1 in …

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Apr 11

Diabetes UK – Project Grant

The project grant provides support for high-quality, diabetes-related research. Applications should normally be for hypothesis-driven projects. Financial support Support may be requested for up to five years. There is no limit to research expenses that may be requested; however, all requests must be fully justified. Applicants applying for £500,000 or more must contact the Diabetes …

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Apr 10

Leverhulme Trust Doctoral Scholarships

Funding scheme enabling universities in the UK to fund full-time doctoral scholarships in any field of study. Fund Information Funding body:Leverhulme Trust Maximum value:£ 1,050,000 Application deadline:18/07/2017 Applications may only be made by UK-based universities. Application Procedure The principal applicant should be the person who would have overall responsibility for the management of the award …

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Apr 10

Innovate UK Biomedical Catalyst Competition

Funding for innovative businesses and academics that are seeking to develop solutions to healthcare challenges in the UK. Fund Information Funding body: Innovate UK (IUK) Maximum value: £ 4,000,000 Application deadline: 31/05/2017 Eligibility Criteria The scheme is open to applications from innovative small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and academics (university or research and technology organisations) …

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Apr 10

Latest Funding Opportunities

The following is a snap-shot of funding opportunities that have been announced. Please follow the links for more  information: ESRC Festival of Social Science – public engagement events The 2017 Festival call is now open for applications to receive up to £1,000 in funding to organise a public engagement event and be part of the …

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Apr 10

Arts Council England – Grants for the Arts

Grants are available to support arts activities that benefit people in England or that help artists and arts organisations to carry out their work. Funding body:Arts Council England Maximum value: £ 100,000 Application deadline: None specified Eligibility Criteria Eligible applicants are: artists, performers, writers, musicians, promoters, curators, directors, producers and other individuals working in the …

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Apr 06

AHRC-MRC Global Public Health: Global Challenge Research Fund Partnership Awards

Funding available to co-design a global public health initiative that will respond to the challenge of bringing together expertise in medical science and health interventions in developing countries, with an understanding of local knowledge and history, cultural dynamics, community engagement and trust. Fund Information Funding body: Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Maximum value: £ …

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Apr 03

Innovate UK in the North East of England: Grant Writing Masterclass

Thursday, 13 April 2017 at 9:30 am Northern Design Centre, Gateshead, United Kingdom There is no magic formula to getting grant funding but with a great idea, the right people, and a well-presented case, you put yourself in the best possible position. You bring the ideas and the people, and KTN will help you present …

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