Northumbria Research Support

Work with and find out about UK Parliament

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There are three great opportunities for academics to work with and learn about the UK Parliament coming up in the next couple of months. Attend “Research, Impact and the UK Parliament” training Learn how to use academic research to engage with Parliament at our “Research, Impact and the UK Parliament” training events, taking place monthly…

EPSRC Future Photonics Hub Innovation Fund 2016

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EPSRC has recently announced a call for research projects which add value to and support the objectives of the Future Photonics Hub: http://www.zeplerinstitute.ac.uk/events/innovationfund Up to £250K is available which may be split among several proposals or awarded to a single proposal. Funding is based on usual EPSRC rules of 80% FEC. Proposal is via a two page…

EPSRC New Opportunities in Signal Processing: 2-day Workshop

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EPSRC has recently announced a two-day workshop on new opportunities in signal processing. The idea is to open up research in signal processing into new areas and to gain insights from new disciplines. The list of topics they are looking it is very broad and covers many of the disciplines in Northumbria’s Faculty of Engineering and Environment:…

New NIHR funding opportunities available

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The following new funding opportunities are available from NIHR: Health Services and Delivery Research Programme The NIHR Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme funds research to produce evidence on the quality, accessibility and organisation of health services. This includes evaluations of how the NHS might improve delivery of services. The audience for this research…

E&E Research Funding Weekly Drop-In Session: Tuesday 13th September, 2-5pm, Pandon 216

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Do you have a question about a research funding proposal or want to discuss ideas for funding your research? David Young (Research Funding and Policy Manager) and Andy Pearce (Pre-Award Coordinator) will be available on Tuesday 13th September between 2-5pm in Pandon 216 for any staff from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment to discuss research proposals in development or future funding…

Virtual Information Day on Horizon 2020 Energy Societal Challenge Calls, 20th September

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A virtual information day will be held on 20th September for potential applicants to the calls for project proposals under the 2016-2017 Horizon 2020 Work programme ‘Secure, clean and efficient energy’. Presentations by European Commission speakers will cover: Relevant Horizon 2020 topics that will open for submission in 2016, in particular the novelties and changes in the…