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AHRC/EPSRC: Research and Partnership Development call for the Next Generation of Immersive Experiences

AHRC and EPSRC have recently announced a call to develop a research programme to bring together organisations within the creative economy with researchers from both the arts and humanities communities and beyond: Research and Partnership Development call for the Next Generation of Immersive Experiences “This is not a technology-only research programme, nor one exploring interfaces but…

AHRC Early Career Researcher History Event

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is holding a History event for members of the AHRC Peer Review College (PRC) and early career researchers conducting research in the discipline of history. This one day event will provide attendees with an opportunity to; discuss the current position of the discipline, including emerging areas of interest, build connections…

RCUK Global Challenges Research Fund- what we know so far…

The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) is a £1.5 billion fund announced by the UK Government to support cutting-edge research that addresses the challenges faced by developing countries through: challenge-led disciplinary and interdisciplinary research strengthening capacity for research and innovation within both the UK and developing countries providing an agile response to emergencies where there is an urgent research need.…

Trans-Atlantic “Digging into Data” funding available

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The AHRC have recently announced the launch of the fourth “Digging into Data” challenge, funded by a consortium of funders known as the Trans-Atlantic Platform (including AHRC and ESRC in the UK): Trans-Atlantic Platform: Digging into Data What’s it about? The funders are looking for projects that address social science and/or humanities research questions through the…

Humanities in Horizon 2020

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RCUK National Contact Points for Horizon 2020 have held a series of information days around the UK. A recent event in Swindon focused on European funding opportunities for Arts and Humanities researchers. Presentations covered some of the key Horizon 2020 opportunities: Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MCSA) European Research Council (ERC) funding Social Sciences and Humanities embedded…