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Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) Call 2018: Information Event

The UKRO has arranged an information event for those who are interested in applying to the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Action (MSCA) Research and Innovation staff Exchange (RISE) Call, which will open on 22 November 2017 and has a deadline of 21 March 2018. The Information Event will take place on Tuesday 9 January 2018, at the…

Royal Society – Research Grants: Deadline 19th December 2017

Do You Remember the Future by JD Hancock CC BY 2.0

The Royal Society has recently launched the latest round of their Research Grants scheme, with a closing date of 19th December 2017. These awards provide up to £20k of ‘seed corn’ funding for early stage researchers for the purchase of specialised equipment, consumable materials and/or travel and subsistence for field research. The scheme covers all…

ERC Consolidator Grant Call 2018, Information Sessions – Registration Reminder

Just a reminder about these two ERC Consolidator Grant call information sessions – registration is still open! The UK Research Office, in partnership with hosting institutions, is holding two events for researchers who are interested in applying for the 2018 ERC Consolidator Grant call. The events are scheduled as follows: Kings College, London, Tuesday 21…

ERC Consolidator Grant Information Session – Leeds, 29th November

The ERC National Contact Point are running an information session on the 2018 Consolidator Grant call at the University of Leeds on 29 November, running from 14.00 to 17.00. There are still spaces available in this workshop, and if you are interested in applying for the Consolidator Grant call (either this year or in future),…

Newton Fund: Call for Applications – Newton Advanced Fellowship and Newton Mobility Grant

The British Academy has released details of the following funding opportunities from the Newton Fund: Newton Advanced Fellowship This fellowship supports mid-career group and network leaders in partner countries to develop their research with groups and networks in the UK; by supporting the development of a research community, strengthening research excellence and links between the…

Horizon 2020 New Societal Challenges calls published

With thanks to UKRO for their summaries, the European Commission has published a raft of new Horizon 2020 calls for proposals for the period 2018-2020. This will include a number of Societal Challenges calls which are listed below. For further information click the links to the full call information on the H2020 Participant Portal. Northumbria staff who…

ERC Consolidator Grant 2018, Information and Proposal Writing Events – November 2017

The UK Research Office, in partnership with hosting institutions, is holding two events for researchers who are interested in applying for the 2018 ERC Consolidator Grant call. The events are scheduled as follows: Kings College, London, Tuesday 21 November, 09.30-12.30 Leeds University, Leeds, Wednesday 29 November, 14.00-17.00 Further information and registration are available via the…