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ESRC Research Seminars and Strategic Networks Competition 2015-16

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The ESRC has published the 2015-16 call for research seminars and strategic networks for groups of academic researchers, postgraduate students and non-academic users for different organisations. Seminar groups meet regularly around a theme and strategic networks, which are new to this call, will aim to generate innovative, interdisciplinary collaborations. There are a number of thematic…

ESRC-AHRC-CASS International Centre Partnerships

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A reminder of the call announced by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS)  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 of…

Solving Urban Challenges with Data

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Innovate UK, ESRC and NERC are set to invest up to £7.5m in collaborative R&D projects (with a proportion available for relevant feasibility studies) to develop new solutions to urban challenges through their competition ‘Solving Urban Challenges with Data’. They will be hosting a series of events to across the UK to discuss the competition in more…

What Works Wellbeing – Pre-Call Announcement and Workshop Registration

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The ESRC will be inviting applications for its What Works Wellbeing Programme on 29 October 2014.  Key dates Full guidance on how to apply for this call – 29 October 2014 Applicant workshop (Birmingham) – 5 November 2014 Application deadline – 16.00 on 2 December 2014 Interviews for shortlisted applicants (London) – 11 February 2015…

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The Research Council of Norway has signed an agreement with ESRC and AHRC to enable closer cooperation between Norwegian and British researchers in those research areas.

More information here (via Research Professional) and here (via the Research Council of Norway).

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ESRC Celebrating Impact Prize 2015

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The  ESRC 2015 Impact Prize is an exciting opportunity to celebrate the outstanding economic and social impacts achieved by ESRC-funded researchers over the last 50 years. So if your research has made a difference – this competition is for you! ESRC are also looking for an Impact Champion – £90,000 of prizes to be won. Closing date…

Applications are invited to join the ESRC Governing Council 2014

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ESRC is seeking applications from senior academics in the area of economics/finance or experienced individuals from the voluntary sector, to fill two vacancies on its governing Council.  These vacancies are for part-time, fixed term membership and the total time commitment would be approximately 20 – 25 days per year. All reasonable travel and subsistence expenses to…