Research announcements

RSS Research announcements email newsletter

Announcement of Opportunity: Sustainable Management of UK Marine Resources

Closing date: 6 Oct
2020

15 May 2020

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) on behalf of UKRI, welcome Notification of Intent and Full Proposals to its £12.4m SMMR programme. This call is in partnership with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and Marine Scotland.

NERC COVID-19 public engagement grant

Closing date: 13 May
2020

21 Apr 2020

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) is inviting proposals for public engagement with environmental science which understand, address or mitigate the impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Webinar: Climate and Environmental Risk Analytics for Resilient Finance (CERAF)

14 Apr 2020

A Town Hall meeting for the CERAF programme was held via webinar on Tuesday 24 March 2020. This webinar outlined NERC’s vision and direction for the new CERAF Programme and its purpose and function moving forward.

Announcement of Opportunity: Climate and Environmental Risk Analytics for Resilient Finance (CERAF)

24 Feb 2020

NERC is inviting outline proposals for up to £4M as a single award with a maximum duration of 3 years, for Stage 1 of the Climate and Environmental Risk Analytics for Resilient Finance (CERAF) programme.

Announcement of Opportunity: Drilling Subglacial Lake CECs in Antarctica

Closing date: 7 May
2020

14 Feb 2020

Proposals are invited for a new Research Programme that, through joint collaboration between the UK and Centro de Estudios Científicos in Chile, provides the opportunity to gain access to water and lake bed sediment samples from Subglacial Lake CECs, Antarctica.

Announcement of Opportunity: Understanding the Impact of Plastic Pollution on Marine Ecosystems in South East Asia (South East Asia Plastics (SEAP))

Closing date: 19 May
2020

21 Jan 2020

Singapore’s National Research Foundation (NRF) and the UK’s Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) invite proposals for collaborative research projects under the Understanding the Impact of Plastic Pollution on Marine Ecosystems in South East Asia (South East Asia Plastics (SEAP)) programme.

SMMR appoints Champions for the Strategic Priorities Fund research programme

14 Jan 2020

Sustainable Management of UK Marine Resources appoints Champions for the UKRI led Strategic Priorities Fund research programme.

Announcement of Opportunity: Enabling Research in Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging

13 Jan 2020

UK Research & Innovation (UKRI), is inviting proposals under the Enabling Research workstream for projects to establish academic‑led research that addresses widely understood problems in relation to plastic packaging.

Sustainable Management of UK Marine Resources - workshop

Closing date: 9 Mar
2020

16 Dec 2019

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) invite applications to attend a researcher – stakeholder workshop on the 31 March 2020 focussed on the Sustainable Management of UK Marine Resources (SMMR) research programme.

UKRI SPF Clean Air: Scoping Workshop

3 Dec 2019

The SPF Clean Air programme is planning a series of workshops in early 2020 to scope upcoming funding opportunities through the programme.