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Digital Solutions Pre-announcement

21 Aug 2019

NERC will shortly be inviting applications to lead and deliver a programme that will exploit environmental and other data to create innovative digital services that deliver economic, societal and environmental benefits.

Announcement of Opportunity: Clean Air: Analysis and Solutions programme (Met Office open calls)

Closing date: 4 Oct

14 Aug 2019

The Met Office is inviting applications for the Strategic Priorities Fund (SPF) UK Clean Air: Analysis and Solutions programme in a number of areas.

Call for ideas for potential Strategic Priorities Fund programmes

7 Aug 2019

NERC is seeking ideas that could form the basis of future bids to the Strategic Priorities Fund (SPF).

UKRI GCRF Collective Programme: Multi-hazards & Systemic Risks - Announcement of Opportunity: Full proposal stage

Closing date: 12 Sep

5 Aug 2019

NERC, on behalf of UK Research & Innovation, invites full bid proposals for international, interdisciplinary, collaborative research projects under the UKRI GCRF Multi-hazards and Systemic Risks research call.

Constructing a Digital Environment workshops

Closing date: 6 Sep

1 Aug 2019

We are inviting individuals to submit expressions of interests to attend workshops for the NERC-led four-year £10·4 million Constructing a Digital Environment programme in either Cardiff (4 October), London (10 October) or Edinburgh (16 October).

Grant to embed engagement - Announcement of Opportunity

Closing date: 30 Sep

31 Jul 2019

NERC is creating a new strategy for public engagement with environmental science research. To support this, we are inviting proposals for small projects which will demonstrate how the NERC public engagement with research strategy aligns with activity that our community and institutions are, and plan to be, delivering.

Clean Air: Analysis & Solutions - Advance notice of 2021 intensive observing periods

23 Jul 2019

The partners in the Clean Air programme would like to encourage community participation in a co-ordinated UK observing intensive period in 2021. The aim of this early announcement is to facilitate a mobilisation of interested communities of researchers around two pre-defined periods.

Changes to the peer review system

17 Jul 2019

NERC will be moving to a new system of releasing scores from peer reviewers to applicants.

Sustainable Enhancement of Agriculture & Aquaculture Production - Research translation call

Closing date: 18 Sep

15 Jul 2019

NERC and BBSRC invite applications for research translation projects to translate existing research into practical application for the purpose of addressing current food security development and environmental challenges related to sustainable enhancement of food production.

UKRI Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging Scoping Workshop

Closing date: 5 Nov

10 Jul 2019

NERC, on behalf of UK Research & Innovation (UKRI), is working with Innovate UK, to convene a scoping workshop which aims to bring together members of the research and innovation communities with an interest in the Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging (SSPP) Challenge and to strengthen collaboration, enabling greater interdisciplinary working.