Category: Funding

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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Arts Council England, Research grants programme 2015-18

The Research Grants programme seeks to build our collective knowledge and deepen our understanding of the impact of arts and culture and to promote greater collaboration and co-operation between the arts and cultural sector and research partners. The lead applicant must be an arts or cultural organisation based in England, with experience in delivering relevant …

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Major Research Fellowships in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Providing replacement teaching costs over two or three years, to allow academics in the humanities and social sciences to focus on a specific piece of original research. These awards enable well-established and distinguished researchers in the humanities and social sciences to devote themselves to a single research project of outstanding originality and significance, capable of …

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EPSRC Autonomous Manufacturing research call

The EPSRC invites Expressions of Interest to bid into the call for research proposals in Autonomous Manufacturing. The aim of the call is to support research that addresses the research challenges that underpin autonomous manufacturing. The expected outcome of this call is a diverse set of research programmes that span manufacturing applications, processes, and value …

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The Henry Moore Foundation: Grants deadline approaching

The Henry Moore Foundation has a number of funding schemes available with an upcoming deadline of 20 March 2015. Applicants should apply for the appropriate category of grant. The five categories are as follows: New projects: exhibitions; exhibition catalogues; commissions. The maximum grant is £20,000 but most grants are for less. Collections: acquisitions; conservation; cataloguing; …

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BBSRC: New Investigator Scheme now open

If you’re an early-career researcher in biological sciences – including newly employed university lecturers, lecturer level equivalent fellows whose awards were secured in open competition, and researchers in Research Council Institutes at the unified Research Council Band E or its equivalent – the BBSRC New Investigator Scheme is an opportunity to secure your first major element …

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ESRC-AHRC-CASS International Centre Partnerships: Deadline approaching

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) are pleased to announce a call to support China-UK International Centre Partnerships with the following aims: enable excellent international research collaboration between centres of excellence in the UK and China support the development …

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COMING SOON: Centre on understanding, countering and mitigating security threats

The Economic and Social Research Council, in partnership with the UK security and intelligence agencies, will shortly be inviting proposals for its centre on understanding, countering and mitigating security threats. The deadline is on 17 March 2015 and more information will be released on 26 January 2015 when the call opens. The following information is …

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Glasgow Life/AHRC collaborative doctoral awards

Glasgow Life and the Art and Humanities Research Council invite applications for their collaborative doctoral awards. These support research projects related to topics that focus on how the provision of culture, sport, arts and heritage for citizens and tourists could be better understood and developed. Proposals may address a wide range of research approaches, including …

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This year ESRC celebrates its 50th anniversary

 The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) is the UK’s largest organisation for funding on economic social issues.  This year ESRC celebrates its 50th anniversary and will be holding a variety of exciting activities and events, such as a writing competition for ESRC-funded PhD students (May 2015), a look at 50 Years of Population Change (June …

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