Funding news and calls
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.
20 Jun 2018
Ahead of a planned UK-Argentina joint call for collaborative research proposals focusing on antimicrobial resistance in the environment, opening in October 2018, BBSRC and NERC are inviting expressions of interest to attend a partnering workshop in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 10-14 September 2018.
Announcement of Opportunity: Towards a Sustainable Earth - Human-Environment Interactions & the Sustainable Development Goals
14 Jun 2018
The funding partners in TaSE invite proposals to this first call under the TaSE initiative, which aims to significantly improve our understanding of the complex interactions between people and the environment required to make progress in achieving the United Nations Global Goals (Sustainable Development Goals).
8 Jun 2018
NERC, the Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council and the Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy are pleased to announce the UK's participation in a new Accelerating CCUS Technologies call to facilitate the emergence of carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) in the energy and industrial sectors.
Announcement of Opportunity: Peruvian Glacial Retreat and its Impact on Water Security & Resilience to Natural Hazards
4 Jun 2018
Proposals are invited for a new collaborative research programme between NERC and the National Council for Science, Technology & Technological Innovation, which aims to provide an improved understanding of the rate of glacial retreat in Peru and the impact of this on water security and natural hazards.
31 May 2018
UK Research & Innovation's Strength in Places Fund is an ambitious scheme that will help areas of lower economic activity benefit from the world-class research and innovation capability spread across the UK.
25 May 2018
NERC and the Science & Technology Facilities Council are jointly investigating the viability of developing a large scale water simulator in the UK.
22 May 2018
Data Tree is a new free online self-paced course, funded by NERC. PhD students and early career researchers are invited to a series of five regional workshops in June and July to give a face-to-face taste of this exciting online data training course.
22 May 2018
UK Research & Innovation has announced a call to form the Energy Revolution Research Consortium, a new network of researchers and stakeholders to help to put the UK at the forefront of knowledge services for integrated energy systems.
Announcement of Opportunity: Latin American Biodiversity Programme: Biodiversity - Ecosystem services for sustainable development
21 May 2018
Applicants are invited to submit multilateral collaborative research proposals to provide trans-regional level understanding of the role of biodiversity and ecosystem functioning and the services they provide in managing environments for sustainable development.