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UK Energy Research Centre phase four call

Closing date: 9 Oct
2018

11 Jul 2018

NERC, EPSRC and ESRC are looking to support phase four of the UK Energy Research Centre, as part of their contribution to the cross-council energy programme.

UKRI - JSPS joint call 2018

Closing date: 14 Aug
2018

28 Jun 2018

UK Research & Innovation and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science are pleased to invite applications to the first UKRI-JSPS joint call.

Policy internships

Closing date: 13 Aug
2018

21 Jun 2018

The Policy Internships Scheme provides the opportunity for PhD students funded by the research councils of UK Research & Innovation to work for three months in one of a selected group of highly influential policy organisations.

£2 million awarded to support sustainable agriculture in the UK

21 Jun 2018

Four new interdisciplinary projects have received £1·8 million to improve the sustainability of UK farming.

Innovation Projects open call

Closing date: 26 Sep
2018

20 Jun 2018

NERC is inviting proposals to the Innovation Projects open call to support projects which focus upon generating user applicable outputs from past and/or current research council funded research and which translates them into outcomes that achieve impact within the NERC remit.

Innovation Follow-on Fund

Closing date: 19 Sep
2018

20 Jun 2018

NERC is inviting proposals to the Innovation Follow-on Fund call, a 'proof of concept' fund to support the commercialisation of ideas arising from NERC or other research council funded research.

Unconventional Hydrocarbons in the UK Energy System - Announcement of awards

20 Jun 2018

NERC and the Economic & Social Research Council are pleased to announce the outcomes of the Unconventional Hydrocarbons in the UK Energy System: Environmental & socio-economic impacts & processes programme call for proposals.

Announcement of Opportunity: UK-Argentina AMR partnership building workshop

Closing date: 16 Jul
2018

20 Jun 2018

Ahead of a planned UK-Argentina joint call for collaborative research proposals focusing on antimicrobial resistance in the environment, opening in October 2018, BBSRC and NERC are inviting expressions of interest to attend a partnering workshop in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 10-14 September 2018.

Announcement of Opportunity: Towards a Sustainable Earth - Human-Environment Interactions & the Sustainable Development Goals

Closing date: 14 Aug
2018

14 Jun 2018

The funding partners in TaSE invite proposals to this first call under the TaSE initiative, which aims to significantly improve our understanding of the complex interactions between people and the environment required to make progress in achieving the United Nations Global Goals (Sustainable Development Goals).

Accelerating CCUS Technologies (ACT)

Closing date: 12 Sep
2018

8 Jun 2018

NERC, the Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council and the Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy are pleased to announce the UK's participation in a new Accelerating CCUS Technologies call to facilitate the emergence of carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) in the energy and industrial sectors.