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NERC invests £22 million in major research programme on the Atlantic Ocean

2 Aug 2018

A new research programme will investigate the impacts of climate change and human activities on the Atlantic Ocean, from the surface to the deep seabed.

Energy Revolution Research Consortium call - Intent to submit details published

27 Jul 2018

UKRI would like to highlight the potential opportunity for the wider academic and non-academic communities to join the consortium prior to submission of final proposal in order to address any gaps in expertise.

Global Challenges Research Fund: UKRI-UNDP joint report - Expressions of interest

Closing date: 31 Aug
2018

24 Jul 2018

UK Research & Innovation (UKRI) in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) invites expressions of interest for a joint team of UK researchers and UNDP policymakers to collect evidence, develop original arguments and compose a major UKRI-UNDP report on how science, research and innovation might most effectively accelerate progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals for developing countries.

Omics Announcement of Opportunity: Synthesis projects

Closing date: 19 Sep
2018

20 Jul 2018

NERC in collaboration with the Science & Technology Facilities Council is inviting proposals for Synthesis projects in Environmental 'Omics.

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.

£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.