Registration is now open for the Horizon 2020 information day to be held at University College, London on 28th March. The day is organised by the ESRC on behalf of the RCUK National Contact Points for Horizon 2020. The event is designed for the academic community and will give an overview of Horizon 2020, legal and financial issues and an evaluator’s perspective. …
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AHRC and ESRC are offering a number of fellowships offering design researchers the opportunity to work in collaboration with a business or public sector organisation that is interested in putting design principles into practice. 24th April 2014 is the deadline for applications, fellows can spend up to 12 months working directly with their partner organisation. …
Thursday February 20, 2014 — 10:06 AM
If you want a quick primer on finding and applying for research funding try this short article written by Nigel Peacock, research and training consultant, on jobs.ac.uk (hat-tip @sarawalker22). It covers most of the basics, from getting advice on the finances at an early stage to writing to the requirements of the sponsor.
Thursday February 13, 2014 — 1:11 PM
A summary of the REF submission data is now available on the REF website: www.ref.ac.uk/subguide
Tuesday February 4, 2014 — 9:48 AM
RCUK is hosting a series of cross-disciplinary Horizon 2020 Information Days around the UK. The events are aimed at organisations and academics interested in exploring funding opportunities in the new programme.
Thursday January 30, 2014 — 10:22 AM
Monday January 27, 2014 — 5:01 PM
The Horizon 2020 UK National Launch Event will be held on Friday. The event will run from 10am to 4:10pm and can be watched at http://j.mp/H2020UK This event is organised by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, and co-sponsored by the Technology Strategy Board and the Royal Society. It will include high-level speakers from business, academia and government. The agenda is available here.
Monday January 27, 2014 — 10:38 AM
Are you thinking about applying for EU funding, particularly under the new Horizon 2020 programme? If you need funds to meet consortium partners, attend an information day in Brussels linked to a specific call for proposals or for some other preparatory activity, you can apply to the EU networking fund in Research and Business Services. For more info, contact the Research Funding and Policy Manager for your faculty.
Are you interested in accessing EU funding for research but not sure what’s available or where to begin? Or are you familiar with European funding but want to find out more about the new research, development and innovation funding programme, Horizon 2020? RBS is running a series of workshops called EU Funding Demystified which will focus …
Horizon 2020, the next EU programme to fund research and innovation with a total budget of €70bn, is now up and running and the first calls for proposals were released on December 11th. Topic descriptions and work programmes are available now and cover a wide range of opportunities, project types and disciplines, from individual investigator …