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UK IODP - Celebrating 50 years of scientific ocean drilling

Closing date: 1 Sep
2018

6 Jul 2018

Scientists from all levels of the UK-IODP community, including those not previously involved in scientific drilling expeditions, are invited to a two-day celebration of scientific ocean drilling at the Natural History Museum, London on 27-28 September 2018.

MagellanPlus workshop - Navigating the IODP proposal system

Closing date: 1 Aug
2018

4 Jul 2018

This three-day workshop in Southampton on 24-26 September 2018 will introduce early career and PhD researchers to the opportunities, capabilities and processes of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP), and the ways to get involved.

UK and Germany combine forces to fund crucial Arctic science

3 Jul 2018

For the first time, the UK and Germany have joined forces to investigate the impact of climate change on the Arctic Ocean.

UKRI - JSPS joint call 2018

Closing date: 14 Aug
2018

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.

Innovation Projects open call

Closing date: 26 Sep
2018

20 Jun 2018

NERC is inviting proposals to the Innovation Projects open call to support projects which focus upon generating user applicable outputs from past and/or current research council funded research and which translates them into outcomes that achieve impact within the NERC remit.

Innovation Follow-on Fund

Closing date: 19 Sep
2018

20 Jun 2018

NERC is inviting proposals to the Innovation Follow-on Fund call, a 'proof of concept' fund to support the commercialisation of ideas arising from NERC or other research council funded research.

Unconventional Hydrocarbons in the UK Energy System - Announcement of awards

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.

Announcement of Opportunity: UK-Argentina AMR partnership building workshop

Closing date: 16 Jul
2018

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

Closing date: 14 Aug
2018

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).

Announcement of Opportunity: Peruvian Glacial Retreat and its Impact on Water Security & Resilience to Natural Hazards

Closing date: 9 Aug
2018

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.