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Guidance, advice and analysis on specific research funding issues.

Horizon 2020 Energy Infodays

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If you are interested in applying to any of the recently opened calls relating to Energy Efficiency you should check out the presentations and video recordings from two recent Horizon 2020 Information Days. On Monday 19th September, there was an infoday on calls in the 2017 Work Programme on Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy. The infoday…

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…

Mentoring Essentials – New workshop for Northumbria researchers, 15 September on City Campus

As part of our commitments to the Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers and HR Excellence in Research Award, two research mentoring workshops will be held on Thursday 15 September. Effective mentoring involves not only knowledge and expertise grounded in research and organisational experience, but also the fundamental skills of effective listening and questioning…

E&E Research Funding Weekly Drop-In Session: Tuesday 6th September, 2-5pm, Ellison B111

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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 6th September between 2-5pm in Ellison Building B111 for any staff from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment to discuss research proposals in development or future…

H2020 Innovative Training Networks info events in Sept and Oct

As National Contact Point for Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions, UKRO is holding two info events on the current Innovative Training Networks call. This call will open on 15 September and will close on 10 January. The events will be held on 26 September at the University of Manchester and 12 October at the University of West London.…

ESRC outline additional support for early career researchers

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Following a consultation with Early Career Social Scientists earlier in the year, and the withdrawal of their Future Research Leaders scheme, ESRC have today unveiled the support they will be providing for ECR’s going forward. Following the comprehensive review, they have launched a new set of measures to support early career researchers in three distinct…