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NERC capital workshop: Strategic investment in catchment observations

Closing date: 18 Oct

4 Oct 2018

This workshop, to be held in London on 8 November, aims to bring together representation from the meteorological, hydrological and other research communities to identify emerging and cutting-edge technologies that could deliver a step change in our understanding of atmosphere, surface and subsurface water dynamics, and the connections between them.

New UKRI system needs community input on Horizon 2020 grants

2 Oct 2018

A new system was rolled out on 27 September 2018 as a first step towards supporting the continuity of funding for UK organisations which have been awarded grants from the European Union's flagship programme for science and innovation, Horizon 2020.

Announcement of Opportunity: Cross-disciplinary Mental Health Network Coordinator

Closing date: 1 Nov

18 Sep 2018

The aim of this call is to recruit a network coordinator, or a small team of network coordinators.

Announcement of Opportunity: Environmental Evidence for the Future initiative call 2018

Closing date: 8 Nov

14 Sep 2018

NERC is inviting proposals for research projects costing up to £100,000 (100% full economic cost), and up to 12 months' duration under the Environmental Evidence for the Future initiative.

Call for ideas for strategic research

27 Aug 2018

This is your last chance to submit ideas for this year's strategic programme areas. The cut-off date for submission is 6 September 2018.

Horizon 2020 underwrite guarantee update

23 Aug 2018

The government has updated its information for UK applicants to Horizon 2020, the European Union's flagship programme for science and innovation.

£90 million to help feed the nine billion

22 Aug 2018

The first funding from a £90 million fund that aims to revolutionise how food is produced and dramatically reduce its environmental impact launches later this month.

UK participation in Horizon 2020: UK government overview

15 Aug 2018

The government has published updated information for UK applicants to Horizon 2020, the EU's flagship programme for science and innovation.

£6 million to explore impact of hazardous chemicals on UK ecosystems

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.

UK-India agricultural data: Enhancement by integration, interpretation and reusability

Closing date: 18 Sep

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.