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Cross-disciplinary mental health network plus call

The research councils are pleased to announce the cross-disciplinary mental health network plus call. The aim of the call is to encourage the creation of multi-disciplinary networks that cross the remit boundaries of the research councils. These networks will address important mental health research questions that require an innovative, cross-disciplinary approach to accelerate progress; to …

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Creative Europe – MEDIA

The MEDIA Strand of the Creative Europe programme supports the EU film and audiovisual industries in the development, distribution and promotion of their work. Fund Information Funding body: European Commission Maximum value: Discretionary Application deadline: 16/11/2017 Extended Description Creative Europe is the new framework programme for the cultural and creative sectors for 2014-2020. It brings …

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Proximity to Discovery: Industry Engagement Fund

Flexible funding to assist research organisations to use creative approaches to establish and develop relationships with industry partners. Fund Information Funding body: Medical Research Council (MRC) Maximum value: £ 250,000 Application deadline: 07/11/2017 Extended Description The Medical Research Council’s (MRC) Proximity to Discovery: Industry Engagement Fund is a scheme designed to assist research organisations in …

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Biochemical Society Conference Proposals – Funding Opp

Grant funding available to support residential research conferences, workshops, independently organised conferences, single lectures and other equivalent small events in the fields of cellular and molecular bioscience. Fund Information Funding body: Biochemical Society Maximum value: Discretionary Application deadline: 06/11/2017 Extended Description The Biochemical Society, founded in 1911, is a not-for-profit membership organisation based in the …

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Future Global Navigation Satellite Systems Concepts

Funding for a feasibility study to explore future Global Navigation Satellite Systems concepts. Fund Information Funding body: Innovate UK (IUK) Maximum value: Discretionary Application deadline: 01/11/2017 Extended Description The UK Space Agency will invest in a feasibility study to explore the challenges, innovation and future concepts of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS). GNSS have become …

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Rosetrees Trust Medical Research Grants

Funding is available to researchers across Great Britain for innovative research projects in all areas of biomedical sciences. Fund Information Funding body: Rosetrees Trust Maximum value: £ 20,000 Application deadline: 31/10/2017 Extended Description Established in 1987 by a family business, Rosetrees Trust uses venture philanthropy to locate and fund medical researchers working across a broad …

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PHR: Community-Wide Interventions for Physical Activity (NIHR Funding)

This call, issued under the Public Health Research Programme’s commissioned funding stream, seeks proposals for research to determine what community-wide interventions are effective in promoting physical activity. Fund Information Funding body: National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Maximum value: Discretionary Application deadline: 20/03/2018 Extended Description The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is tasked with …

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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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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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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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