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Announcement of Opportunity: Virtual site surveys for scientific ocean drilling

Closing date: 1 Jun
2021

26 Feb 2021

This call will support desk-based Virtual Site Survey Investigations that rely solely on existing geophysical data and will enable UK researchers to develop strong cases for proposed International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) drilling expeditions.

Collaborative Antarctic Science Scheme - Applications invited for 2021-22

Closing date: 15 Mar
2021

28 Jan 2021

Applications to carry out small-scale research projects in the Antarctic in the 2021/22 season are invited from UK-based researchers. The closing date is 16:00 on Monday 15 March 2021.

UKRI and Met Office appoint Dr Gary Fuller as Clean Air Champion

26 Jan 2021

UKRI and the Met Office have appointed Dr Gary Fuller as the new Clean Air Champion for the Strategic Priorities Fund Clean Air Programme.

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Announcement of Opportunity: Virtual site surveys for scientific ocean drilling

Closing date: 1 Jun
2021

26 Feb 2021

This call will support desk-based Virtual Site Survey Investigations that rely solely on existing geophysical data and will enable UK researchers to develop strong cases for proposed International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) drilling expeditions.

Collaborative Antarctic Science Scheme - Applications invited for 2021-22

Closing date: 15 Mar
2021

28 Jan 2021

Applications to carry out small-scale research projects in the Antarctic in the 2021/22 season are invited from UK-based researchers. The closing date is 16:00 on Monday 15 March 2021.

UKRI and Met Office appoint Dr Gary Fuller as Clean Air Champion

26 Jan 2021

UKRI and the Met Office have appointed Dr Gary Fuller as the new Clean Air Champion for the Strategic Priorities Fund Clean Air Programme.

View all funding news and calls

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