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Marie Curie individual fellowships events and training

EU flag at the European Parliament by European Parliament CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

There will be a European Commission training event on the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships (IF) on 10 June in Brussels. The event will be streamed online at: It will focus on the MSCA Individual Fellowships call (deadline 11 Sept) and the COFUND call (deadline 2 Oct) and it will run from 1-6pm UK time. It…

Alona Welby

There are still some places on the EU Funding Demystified workshop that we are running tomorrow from 2-4pm. This session is open to researchers from all disciplines and at all career stages and will focus on opportunities available in Horizon 2020 and the work programmes which detail the funding areas for the next two years. For further details and to sign up, see the HR Staff Researcher Development Programme.


AHRC Early Career Workshop in Cardiff, 1-3 July 2014- EOI’s for attendance sought

AHRC logo

Expressions of interest are being sought for attendance at workshops aimed at early career researchers looking to get involved with the AHRC ‘Connected Communities’ theme. This open call invites Early Career Researchers to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) to attend the Connected Communities Festival on 1st and 2nd July and a Research Development Workshop…

MSCA Individual Fellowships call open

Laboratories by SLU Madrid Campus CC BY-ND 2.0

Under Horizon 2020, the 2014 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowships call has been published with a deadline of 11th September. Individual Fellowships provide opportunities for academics to develop their knowledge and skills through international and intersectoral mobility. European Fellowships are held in EU Member States or Associated Countries and are open to researchers currently within and outside Europe.…

Researcher Development Programme at Sunderland- limited places!

Ready steady go by purplemattfish CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

An event will shortly be held at the University of Sunderland for Early Career Researchers. The programme is titled  ‘The ‘Effective Researcher’ development programme’ and will be held on the 20th and 21st of March at Sunderland. Places are available to staff from all 5 North-East Universities, but only 8 places are available to each…

Learn How to Write Data Management Plans with Digital Curation Centre

Researchers interested in submitting proposals which involve the creation or curation of digital outputs, e.g. an interactive website, an online database, will be increasingly aware that many research councils and other funders now require “data management plans” to be submitted alongside the main funding bid. These can be fairly daunting documents to tackle, especially for…

Bright Club Newcastle

Training Session 11 December 2013 12pm-14.00pm Centre for Life Book a place – E-mail “I laughed, I cried, I conquered. Bright club was simultaneously the most challenging and rewarding thing I have done to date” – Lauren Powell, Previous Performer If you’d like to disseminate your research in a unique and innovative way, perhaps…

David Young

There are still sessions available on the Library’s Researcher Development Week this week. Postgraduate students and academic staff are welcome to book onto any of the sessions, from copyright essentials to literature reviews. You can view sessions and book on the Library’s web portal.

Reminder: EU Funding Demystified, 18th July

Reminder: Sam and I are running training on EU Funding Demystified: From FP7 to Horizon 2020 next Thursday, 18th July from 2-4pm. If you’d like to attend, please email Donna Smith in HR ( to book a place. We will begin by reviewing the few remaining opportunities in FP7 and then move on to consider the likely budget and…