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The British Academy invites applications …


.. for its international partnership and mobility scheme which  aims to support the development of partnerships between the UK and other areas of the world where research excellence would be strengthened by new, innovative initiatives and links.The Scheme intends to strengthen research capacity of all collaborative partners and to develop long-term links between the UK and…

Innovate UK invites applications for its integrated supply chains for energy systems competition

energy systems

The aim of this competition is to encourage cross-sector supply chains that can deliver integrated energy solutions at different scales to meet the many energy systems challenges of achieving a low-carbon economy by 2050. Projects should focus on both the demand and supply side across the energy networks of electricity, heat and combustible gases. Registration closing…

Expressions of interest call from Innovate UK…

Urban living

for its urban living – integrated products and services competition, the aim of which is to stimulate innovations that can help cities meet the challenges of achieving sustainable growth and other pressures. Further information can be found here. Registration is required to enter this competition. Registration closes at noon on 4th February 2015. Competition deadline is noon…

Newton International Fellowship Scheme: Call for Applications

Newton call

The British Academy is inviting applications to the Newton International Fellowship scheme, which is run jointly with the Royal Society and the Academy of Medical Sciences. The application form is available at the online e-GAP application system. Deadline for applications is Wednesday 25 February 2015. Eligibility: Applicants must have a PhD, or be in the final…

David Young

The full submissions from REF2014 have today been released. You can view them here by UoA or institution: REF 2014 Results and Submissions. This includes all impact case studies and templates, as well as a list of submitted staff, their outputs and environment data and templates.


Scott McGee

The Faculty of Arts, Design and Social Sciences at Northumbria University are inviting applicants interested in applying for a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship to submit expressions of interest.  More information can be found at the following page, and interested applicants are asked to contact the departmental lead provided by 5th February. Full details can be found here: