Funding news and calls
9 Aug 2018
NERC has awarded £6 million to investigate the effects that potentially hazardous chemicals used by humans are having on UK habitats and wildlife.
8 Aug 2018
NERC, along with the Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council and the Science & Technology Facilities Council, all part of UK Research & Innovation, with the Indian government's Department for Biotechnology, are pleased to pre-announce a joint Newton-Bhabha Fund call for collaborative research proposals focusing on enhancement of agricultural data relevant to animal and plant health in India.
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.
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.
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.
20 Jul 2018
NERC in collaboration with the Science & Technology Facilities Council is inviting proposals for Synthesis projects in Environmental 'Omics.
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.
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.
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.
21 Jun 2018
Four new interdisciplinary projects have received £1·8 million to improve the sustainability of UK farming.