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Alona Welby

We’re holding our next research funding drop-in for the Faculty of Business and Law on Wednesday 24 June 1.30-3.00pm. Louise Wyers (Pre-Award Coordinator) and I (Research Funding and Policy Manager) will be available in the CCE1 staff room on the ground floor to discuss draft research proposals or any ideas for future funding opportunities. You don’t need an appointment but if you’d like to reserve a specific time slot, please email me in advance.

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Horizon 2020: Info week on Societal Challenge 2

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There will be an “info-week” in Brussels on the 24th – 27th November focusing on the topics covered in the new Horizon 2020 work programme 2016-17 for Societal Challenge 2: Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, maritime and maritime inland water research and bio-economy. It will include a variety of events include workshops and a brokerage event for…

Use your scientific expertise in the European Parliament

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The European Parliament’s Research Services Department invites researchers to participate in the “MEP-Scientist Pairing Scheme“. This scheme aims to bring scientific expertise into EU policy discussions and enables researchers to participate in policymaking as well as develop first hand knowledge of the European Parliament and the role of MEPs. 60 researchers will be selected from a wide…

LIFE Programme call for proposals open

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The 2015 call for the LIFE programme action grants is now open. LIFE is the EU’s funding programme for environmental, nature conservation and climate action projects. There are two sub-programmes: Environment covering Nature and Biodiversity, Environment and Resource Efficiency and Environmental Governance and Information; Climate Action covering Climate Change Mitigation, Climate Change Adaptation and Climate Governance…

Research Support: The Essentials – 30th June – 2nd July 2015

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The University Library, Research and Business Services and the Graduate School are joining up to present a series of workshops, briefings and drop-ins for postgraduate research students, early career researchers and academic staff. We will also be holding a lunchtime showcase highlighting the various services and materials available to researchers internal and external to the…

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships: new call information

A revised version of the Guide for Applicants for the 2015 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Actions call has been published by the European Commission. This gives greater clairty around the mobility requirements for fellows, particularly in relation to Global Fellowships. It also lists the areas to be covered in the CV of the proposed fellow. Please…

REMINDER: Marie Sklodowska Curie Fellowships info session on Monday 18th May

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Just a reminder that we are holding an information session on Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships on Monday 18th May from 10.00-11.00 in the MEA House auditorium. The aim of the session is to present the scheme and the application process to colleagues who are thinking about applying to the 2015 call which closes on the…