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Oct 17

Cross-Disciplinary Mental Health Network Plus Call

Research Councils UK funding to establish six to ten cross-disciplinary ‘Network Plus’ centres to provide innovative approaches to important mental health research questions and strengthen the UK mental health research base. Fund Information Funding body: Research Councils UK (RCUK) Maximum value: £ 1,250,000 Application deadline: 22/03/2018 Extended Description It is estimated that 23% of the …

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Oct 03

EPSRC Early Career Forum in Manufacturing Research Seeks New Members

EPSRC Early Career Forum in Manufacturing Research Seeks New Members The Early Career Forum in Manufacturing Research was established by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) in 2012 to support early career academic researchers working within the scope of its Manufacturing the Future challenge theme. EPSRC looks to refresh and renew the membership …

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Sep 22

ESRC’s Transformative Research Call 2017-18

For the purpose of this call, the ESRC broadly defines transformative research as involving pioneering theoretical and methodological innovation, engaging unusual disciplinary and/or interdisciplinary perspectives, challenging conventional academic thinking and/or involving the novel application of theory and methods in new contexts.. The expectation is that the transformative research call will provide a major stimulus to …

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Sep 13

Public Health Research (PHR) Information Events

The Research Design Service (RDS) is organising a number of events which offer an opportunity to gain a greater understanding of our Public Health Research (PHR) programme. The PHR Programme funds research to generate evidence to inform the delivery of non-NHS interventions intended to improve the health of the public and reduce inequalities in health. Its scope …

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Sep 11

Wellcome Trust partnership grant with BBC Children in Need

Curiosity is a brand new £2.5m partnership between BBC Children in Need and the Wellcome Trust which will use the power of exciting and engaging science activities to create change for children and young people experiencing disadvantage in the UK. BBC Children in Need and Welcome Trust are inviting applications for grants of up to …

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Sep 11

New HERA funding Call ‘Public Spaces: Culture and Integration in Europe’

The Arts and Humanities Research Council, 23 humanities funding organisations and the European Commission are pleased to announce a new €20 Million Joint Research Programme (JRP) for arts and humanities researchers in Europe. Organised by HERA (Humanities in the European Research Area), and facilitated in the UK by the AHRC, this joint research programme will …

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Sep 11

British Academy

British Academy A) Knowledge Frontiers: International Interdisciplinary Research Projectshttps://www.britac.ac.uk/funding-call-knowledge-frontiers-international-interdisciplinary-research-projects The purpose of each project will be to develop new ideas and methods to bear on existing international challenges and to deliver policy-relevant outputs which could potentially improve the welfare of people in developing countries. Proposals that creatively tackle cultural, public and/or policy controversies, or explore …

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Sep 11

The Health Foundation – The economic and social value of health

An open call for innovative research on the economic and social value of health in the UK Our research programme is now open for applications. £1.5 million is available for research that builds the evidence for health as an asset for the economy and society, and generates new knowledge to understand the impact that the …

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Sep 11

Behavioural Insights Research Programme

Open call for original research on behavioural interventions in health care. £1.8 million available to support up to eight multidisciplinary research teams to generate new knowledge of what can motivate people to act in more efficient and less wasteful ways. Each project will receive between £150,000 and £350,000 for research completed over two to three …

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Sep 11

NIHR Invention for Innovation (i4i) Scheme Workshop

The Academic Health Science Network for the North East and North Cumbria is delighted to invite you to a dedicated training workshop focussing upon NIHR Invention for Innovation (i4i) funding and will be held on Tuesday 3rd October 2017 from 13:00 to 16:30 at Durham County Cricket Club, Chester le Street. The i4i funding workshop …

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