Northumbria Research Support

Guidance

Guidance, advice and analysis on specific research funding issues.

MSCA ITN Information Events – 24th and 25th October 2017

We’d like to remind you that there are a couple of ITN information days coming up, for those interested in the 2018 ITNs call, which closes in mid January 2018. ​The UK Research Office is holding information events on the 2018 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions​ (MSCA) Innovative Training Networks (ITN) call for proposals. The events will include…

Bookings now open for Staff and PGR training programmes

Exciting news! Bookings are now open for our Staff and Postgraduate Research Student training programmes. Academic Development and Researcher Training programme (Staff)  The programme is mapped against the Vitae Researcher Development Framework and supports academic staff in four key areas: Knowledge and intellectual abilities Personal effectiveness Research governance and organisation Engagement, influence and impact Sessions…

Horizon 2020: Research Infrastructures Information Day in Newcastle – 22nd November 2017

The Science and Technology Facilities Council and UKRO are organising an information day for H2020 Research Infrastructures in Newcastle on 22nd November 2017. Book here: H2020 Research Infrastructure Information Day – Newcastle upon Tyne The day will cover: An overview of the 2018-2020 Research Infrastructures Work Programme RTD and e-infrastructure calls (This will be a…

Research Design Service North East (RDS-NE)

The RDS North East is funded by the National Institute for Health Research(NIHR) to provide free and confidential support to health and social care researchers on all aspects of developing a grant application. This can include advice on research study design, choice of appropriate methods, identifying a funding source and involving patients and the public…

E&E Research Funding Weekly Drop-In Session: Tuesday 25 July, 2.30-5.00, Ellison Building B103

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David Young (Research Funding & Policy Manager) and Andy Pearce (Pre-Award Coordinator) will be available on Tuesday 25th July between 2.30 and 5.00pm in Ellison B103.  If you’re a member of academic staff, a postdoc or a research student in the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, come along to ask us a question about research funding, future calls for proposals…

UK Government underwrite of Horizon 2020 funding confirmed

Following the UK Treasury’s statement in August 2016, Jo Johnson, Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, yesterday confirmed the UK Government’s continued commitment to underwrite the funding for successful bids to Horizon 2020 made by UK applicants before the UK leaves the EU. Mr Johnson stressed that the underwrite applies to both projects that…