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Knowledge Alliances and Sector Skills Alliances in Erasmus+

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Knowledge Alliances and Sector Skills Alliances are activities under Key Action 2 of the Erasmus + programme. The current call for proposals is open with a deadline of 26 February 2015 for proposals for both of these activities. Knowledge Alliances aim to support the growth of Europe’s innovation capacity in higher education, business and the broader socio-economic…

David Young

Andy Pearce, Barry Errington and I will be available on Tuesday, 18th November, between 2-5pm in Ellison D106 for any staff from Engineering and Environment to discuss research proposals in development or future funding opportunities. You can either drop-in and see us or make an appointment beforehand. To book a slot please click on this link, write your name in the field, click on one timeslot and click ‘Save’. See this post for details of what we typically discuss as well as a full list of forthcoming drop-in sessions.

Latest Opportunities for Staff in E&E: Now Available on Intranet

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Have you tried to use ResearchProfessional before but struggled to find funding  relevant to your specific area of interest? RBS has created tailored searches for research funding opportunities based on research expertise in departments. The results of these are now available on the Northumbria University Intranet for staff in Engineering and Environment: Latest Funding Opportunities:…

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The 2015 European Research Council Consolidator Grants call has been launched with a deadline of 12 March 2015. ERCThese grants offer very attractive and flexible long-term funding for researchers of any nationality with between 7 – 12 years of experience post-PhD and a promising track record. Funding is available of up to € 2 million (or up to € 2.75 million in some cases) for projects of up to 5 years. The sole evaluation criterion is the excellence of the researcher and research proposal.

More information is available on the Participants Portal. If you have a proposal idea and want to apply, please contact your Faculty Research Funding and Policy Manager.

 

Horizon 2020: what to expect from the 2016-17 work programmes and calls

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Based on information from Research Professional and UKRO, we have some news on the likely content of the 2016-17 Horizon 2020 work programmes. The work programmes give details of the content and focus of the calls for proposals over this period. At the moment the details are not finalised so there is a chance they might…

David Young

Andy Pearce, Barry Errington and I will be available on Tuesday, 11th November, between 2-5pm in Ellison D106 for any staff from Engineering and Environment to discuss research proposals in development or future funding opportunities. You can either drop-in and see us or make an appointment beforehand. To book a slot please click on this link, write your name in the field, click on one timeslot and click ‘Save’. See this post for details of what we can discuss as well as a full list of forthcoming drop-in sessions.