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Collaborative Antarctic Science Scheme - Applications invited for 2019-20

Closing date: 4 Mar

8 Jan 2019

Applications are invited for the Collaborative Antarctic Science Scheme for Antarctic fieldwork in the 2019-20 field season.

Announcement of Opportunity: UK Clean Air Champion

Closing date: 14 Feb

20 Dec 2018

UK Research & Innovation is inviting applications for the role of UK Clean Air Champion. The Clean Air: Analysis & Solutions programme is supported through the Strategic Priorities Fund and will be jointly delivered by NERC, ESRC, EPSRC, MRC and Innovate UK on behalf of UKRI, and the Met Office and NPL on behalf of BEIS.

Pre-announcement of research in pathways between climate, environment and health

18 Dec 2018

UK Research & Innovation partners (NERC, the Medical Research Council and the Economic & Social Research Council) are working in collaboration with other partners within the Belmont Forum to scope a potential future collaborative research action for transdisciplinary research.

Pre-announcement - UKRI GCRF Collective Programme - Multiple & Systemic Risks

17 Dec 2018

NERC will be announcing a UKRI GCRF Collective Programme call for research and innovation projects focused on tackling multiple and systemic risks associated with environmental hazards in developing countries in early 2019.

UK Geoenergy Observatories - Pre-announcement of training opportunities

13 Dec 2018

NERC are inviting PhD students and early career researchers to apply for a number of new training opportunities being offered at the UK Geoenergy Observatories project sites.

Announcement of Opportunity: Landscape Decisions Programme Coordination Team

Closing date: 19 Feb

13 Dec 2018

UK Research & Innovation are inviting applications for a Programme Coordination Team for the Strategic Priorities Fund's 'Landscape Decisions: Toward a new framework for using land assets' programme.

£24 million for new research into major environmental topics

13 Dec 2018

New research on major environmental issues such as the impact of microplastics in our oceans, the UK potential for geothermal power and mitigating climate change have been funded under the fourth round of NERC highlight topics.

Fifth round of highlight topics announced

Closing date: 31 Jan

30 Nov 2018

As a result of its ideas process, NERC is pleased to announce the topics that will be offered through its highlight topics programme, following the fifth cut-off for ideas.

Announcement of Opportunity: UK Climate Resilience Champion

Closing date: 4 Dec

22 Oct 2018

UK Research & Innovation and the Met Office are inviting applications for the role of UK Climate Resilience Champion.

Announcement of Opportunity: UK Climate Resilience

Closing date: 4 Dec

22 Oct 2018

UK Research & Innovation are inviting proposals to the first call of the Strategic Priorities Fund UK Climate Resilience programme.