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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…

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

Question Everything by Thomas Galvez CC BY 2.0

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…

UK Government guarantees continuation of funding for EU funded projects post-Brexit

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The Treasury has released a statement guaranteeing the continuation of funding for currently running EU funded projects until their completion, post Brexit. This statement covers Horizon 2020, the European Structural and Investment Funds, and a number of other schemes. The statement says “in the short term, I can confirm that the Treasury will give an assurance that all…

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.…

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The British Council has recently announced funding opportunities for UK-Gulf country (Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates) institutional links around various research areas, including energy, cybersecurity, water, food and nutrition. Grants range from £50k – £400k for up to two years, starting in Spring 2017. The funding can be used to establish new links or develop existing links between research groups, departments or institutions, with potential for longer term sustainability. The deadline has recently been extended to October 7th.

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Alona Welby

Net4Society, the Network of National Contact Points for Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 6 “Europe in a changing world – Inclusive, innovative and reflective societies”, has recorded a webinar on impact in Societal Challenge 6 projects, focusing on how the impact of proposals is assessed by evaluators. It is an hour long but worth a watch if you are developing an application to this Societal Challenge or have a H2020 project proposal with a significant Social Sciences and Humanities element.

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