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Nov 28

EU Graphene Project Calls for Additional Partners

Model of graphene structure by CORE-Materials CC BY-SA 2.0

The FP7-funded FET Flagship project Graphene has recently announced a call for additional project partners. The deadline for applications is 5th Feb 2014 (16:00 Brussels time). The purpose is to attract strong new partners with complementary expertise. There are 12 research topics, plus an additional coordinating topic: Standardisation Chemical sensor, biosensors and bio-interfaces Membrane technologies: from …

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Nov 20

Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 – Fellowships announced

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The Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 (or @royalcom1851 as its known to its Twitter followers) has recently announced the latest round of its Fellowships funding schemes. Three types of fellowship are available with different deadlines: Research Fellowships: “Intended to give early career scientists or engineers of exceptional promise an opportunity to conduct a …

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Nov 19

European Research Council calls forecast

The European Research Council (ERC) (part of Horizon 2020) provides attractive, long-term funding to support excellent investigators and their research teams to pursue ground-breaking, high-gain/ high-risk research. Proposals are judged solely on the basis of scientific excellence and applications can be made in any field of research. Interdisciplinary proposals are encouraged. The draft European Research …

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Nov 15

ESRC Transformative Research Call For Proposals

Blue Tiger butterfly emerging by Jan Smith CC BY

ESRC has recently launched the second round of the Transformative Research Call, which was piloted in 2012/13.  This call aims to support genuinely transformative research ideas at the frontiers of the social sciences. Grants can be for up to £250K for research which involves pioneering theoretical and methodological innovation and novel or risky developments of social …

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Status update

‘Cultural value and social inequality’ and ‘the relationship between arts and cultural environment and successful creative industries’ are just two of the targeted topics in AHRC’s latest call for proposals in the Cultural Value Project. Up to £30K for Critical Reviews and £50K for Research Development Awards. Deadline: 7th November.

Sep 30

ERC Fine-Tunes Deadlines for 2014 Grants

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Last week the European Research Council (ERC) announced a series of more specific deadlines for their popular series of grants in 2014. This is an update to the April 2013 announcement which just told us which quarter the deadline was likely to fall in. The likely deadlines are now: Starting grants;  end of March 2014 Consolidator …

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Sep 05

British Academy/Leverhulme Small Grant Call Open

The popular British Academy/Leverhulme Small Grants is once again open for applications. The deadline is 16th October. Small grants support humanities and social science research projects between £500 and £10,000. Funding is available for: initial stage project planning and development, e.g. pilot studies direct costs of research, e.g. library and archive visits or data collection advancement of …

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Aug 14

Maths and Environmental Change: EPSRC Call

Grand Challenge Equations by Duncan Hall CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

EPSRC has recently released the below call as part of the year of Mathematics of Planet Earth: Mathematical Challenges in the Forecasting of Environmental Change: Mitigation and Adaptation Approaches  The call is for expressions of interest to attend at a workshop from 30th Sept – 1st Oct 2013 as part of EPSRC’s contribution to the cross-council Living With …

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Aug 08

In Focus: Career Integration Grants

Focus by Michael Dales CC BY-NC 2.0

The last chance to apply for an EC Career Integration Grant (CIG) in FP7 is rapidly approaching. The final deadline for the popular Marie Curie scheme, which provides a €25K/year flat rate grant for up to four years to enable newly arriving researchers integrate into their career within the EU, is 18th September 2013 at 5pm …

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May 30

New Economic Models in the Digital Economy

Bitcoin by Zach Copley CC BY-SA

EPSRC has recently released a call for proposals to support cross-disciplinary research on new economic models in the digital economy. EPSRC are specifically targeting business schools and economics researchers, which it says have been under-represented in existing grants: New Economic Models in the Digital Economy Context The digital economy challenges the way organisations work and …

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