Category: Creative and Cultural Practices

Oct 17

Henry Moore Foundation Grants Programme

Support available for a wide range of projects and activities involving visual arts, particularly sculpture. Student bursaries, fellowships and grants are offered to universities, art institutions, galleries and museums. Typical projects include exhibitions, publications, commissions, conferences, workshops and lecture series. Fund Information Funding body: Henry Moore Foundation Maximum value: £ 20,000 Application deadline: 08/12/2017 Extended …

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Sep 12

AHRC Engaging with Government Programme – Call for Applications

In partnership with the Institute for Government, the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) has announced a further round of its Engaging with Government Programme. Spanning all areas of the AHRC’s subject domain, the programme aims to provide Early Career Researchers (ECRs) with the skills and insight necessary to maximise the influence of their research …

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Aug 24

Creative Europe Deadlines and Events

Are you an academic or researcher in the cultural or creative sectors? Are you interested in cooperating with others in Europe? The European Commission supports your sector through the Creative Europe Programme. Within the Culture sub-programme Creative Europe funds transnational collaboration through: Cooperation Projects for co-productions, international touring and exhibitions, the sharing of artworks across …

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Aug 11

ESRC Launches New Investigator Grants Scheme

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) has launched a new initiative for early-career researchers seeking support for their first independent research project. The New Investigator Grants scheme, which replaces the Future Leaders Scheme, aims to support new UK based researchers and academics to develop their careers through gaining experience of managing and leading research …

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Aug 10

2016 Round of British Academy Mid-Career Fellowships Now Open

The British Academy is the UK’s national organisation for the humanities and social sciences. Its role is to inspire, recognise and support excellence in the humanities and social sciences, throughout the UK and internationally, and to champion their role and value. It functions as a Fellowship, a learned society, a funding body and a national …

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Jul 20

New Call Announcement – British Academy Newton Advanced Fellowships 2016 for Malaysia, Mexico and South Africa

The British Academy (BA) is inviting applications to the second 2016 round of the Newton Advanced Fellowships scheme. Fellowship funding is available over a period of up to three years (depending on the applicant’s home country) to support researchers working in any area of the social sciences and humanities. The aims of the fellowship scheme …

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May 26

HEA – Collaborative Awards for Teaching Excellence

The Higher Education Academy, in collaboration with the Higher Education Funding Council for England, the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales, and the Department for the Economy Northern Ireland, invites applications for its collaborative awards for teaching excellence. These celebrate collaborative learning and teaching initiatives that positively impact on the student experience in creative and …

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May 17

Research Councils UK and the Digital Catapult Centre: researcher in residence programme.

This enables researchers at any career stage to spend time at the Digital Catapult Centre or a relevant partner organisation to undertake a project that will generate impact for the digital economy in the broadest sense. Projects can either be applied or strategic in nature: •applied projects – will generally be user-centred and focused on …

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Feb 10

Society for Research into Higher Education – Prize for Newer Researchers

The Society for Research into Higher Education, in collaboration with the Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, invites applications for its prize for newer researchers. This provides support for early stage researchers in the field of higher education research by enabling them to undertake a research project in their own right, or develop research skills which …

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Nov 10

Wellcome Trust – Arts Awards

Arts Awards support the creation of new artistic work that critically engages artists and audiences with biomedical science. This includes all art forms and supports artists, scientists, curators, writers, academics, producers, directors and education officers. Artists have a distinct approach to understanding and communicating ideas that can illuminate and challenge perceptions within society and therefore …

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