Category: Digital Innovation

ESRC/AHRC – Pre-Call Announcement for innovation awards under PaCCS

The ESRC and AHRC will shortly be launching a call for inter-disciplinary innovation awards under the Partnership for Conflict, Crime and Security Research (PaCCS) focusing on Conflict and International Development. Proposals may focus on any stage of the lifecycles of conflict from the community level through to the global which affect the welfare of people …

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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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EPSRC – First grant scheme

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council invites applications for its first grant scheme. This helps new academics apply for research funding at the start of their careers. Academics who have had non-typical or part-time working patterns and whose return to academic life will be enhanced by grants are welcome to apply. Applicants must have …

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Royal Academy of Engineering – Public engagement grants

These support projects that engage the public with engineers and engineering. Projects should aim to achieve the following: •inspire public engagement with engineering; •stimulate engineers to share their stories, passion and expertise in innovative ways with wider audiences; •develop engineers’ communication and engagement skills; •create debate between engineers and people of all ages to raise …

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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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EPSRC Funding Opportunities

Resource allocation panel: access to ARCHER Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, GB Closing Date- 14 Dec 14 The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council invites applications for access to ARCHER through its resource allocation panel. This scheme provides access to the council’s new national state-of-the-art high-performance computing facility for proposals of high scientific quality …

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