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Announcement of Opportunity: Networks to build interdisciplinary communities to address air quality challenges at the indoor/outdoor interface

Closing date: 21 Jan

24 Oct 2019

UKRI invites proposals for interdisciplinary networks under the second wave of the SPF Clean Air programme, aiming to equip the UK to proactively tackle new and emerging air quality challenges.

Update on NERC strategic programme area

16 Oct 2019

Following a working group in May the proposed programme " The Form, Function and Future of UK Treescapes" was supported by Science Committee at its meeting in September. This programme will now be taken forward as a SPA, and NERC will look to develop a wider programme with other funders and stakeholders with a view to launching in 2020.

NERC Capital Workshop: Floods and Droughts Resilience

Closing date: 28 Oct

15 Oct 2019

NERC is inviting individuals to submit expressions of interest to attend a workshop on 14 November 2019 to input into a case for a potential significant capital investment in a world-leading integrated network of long-term catchment observing facilities in the UK.

Pre-announcement: UKERC – Director Opportunity

10 Oct 2019

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), on behalf of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), will shortly be inviting applications for new interdisciplinary director of the UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC).

Transforming the UK food system for healthy people and a healthy environment call and workshops

Closing date: 26 Nov

8 Oct 2019

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) in partnership with government are pleased to announce a highly ambitious £25 million call for research to fundamentally transform the UK food system, by placing healthy people and a healthy natural environment at its centre. 

Announcement of Opportunity: Greenhouse Gas Removal Demonstrators Directorate Hub

Closing date: 19 Nov

30 Sep 2019

NERC, on behalf of UKRI are inviting proposals of up to £6.1m (at 80% fEC) for the Directorate Hub of the Strategic Priorities Fund (SPF) Wave 2 Greenhouse Gas Removal Demonstrators programme.

Greenhouse Gas Removal Demonstrators workshop

Closing date: 7 Oct

23 Sep 2019

NERC on behalf UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) are inviting applications to attend a workshop for the Strategic Priorities Fund (SPF) Greenhouse Gas Removal Demonstrators programme in London on Wednesday 16 October 2019.

Pre-announcement: Greenhouse Gas Removal Demonstrators Programme calls and workshop

20 Sep 2019

UKRI will shortly announce research calls and a workshop for the Greenhouse Gas Removal Demonstrators (GGR-D) Programme.

Digital Solutions Town Hall Meeting

19 Sep 2019

We are inviting individuals to submit expressions of interests to attend a Town Hall Meeting for the NERC Digital Solutions Programme.

Announcement of Opportunity: NERC Digital Solutions Programme

19 Sep 2019

NERC is inviting outline proposals for up to £5m programme investment with a maximum duration of 5 years, for the Digital Solution programme.