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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.

Announcement of Opportunity: Landscape Decisions Fellowships

Closing date: 26 Mar
2020

2 Dec 2019

UKRI invites fellowship proposals in research synthesis, research translation and community engagement research in the area of landscape decision-making.

Announcement of Opportunity: SPF (Space Weather Instrumentation, Measurement, Modelling and Risk)

Closing date: 30 Jan
2020

26 Nov 2019

NERC is inviting proposals for the first funding call as part of the UKRI Space Weather Instrumentation, Measurement, Modelling and Risk (SWIMMR).

SWIMMR is managed jointly by NERC and STFC and is funded by UKRI which has allocated ~£20M to this programme. The UK Met Office, as the UK delivery agency for space weather forecasts, will be the primary recipient for the models and instruments delivered by this research-to-operations programme.

Pre-announcement: SPF (Space Weather Instrumentation, Measurement, Modelling and Risk)

Closing date: 30 Jan
2020

6 Nov 2019

NERC will shortly be inviting proposals for the first funding call as part of the UKRI Space Weather Instrumentation, Measurement, Modelling and Risk (SWIMMR).

Space Weather Instrumentation, Measurement, Modelling and Risk (SWIMMR) kick off meeting

6 Nov 2019

The SWIMMR kick off meeting will be held on 26th November 2019 in the Wolfson Library of the Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG, starting at 11:00am (coffee available from 10:30am).

Announcement of Opportunity: Reducing the Impacts of Plastic Waste in Developing Countries

Closing date: 20 Jan
2020

5 Nov 2019

NERC, on behalf of UKRI, invites proposals for international, interdisciplinary, collaborative research projects under the UKRI GCRF Reducing the Impacts of Plastic Waste in Developing Countries call.

Announcement of Opportunity: UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) Director

Closing date: 21 Nov
2019

31 Oct 2019

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), on behalf of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), are inviting applications for a new interdisciplinary director of the UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC).

Announcement of Opportunity: Networks to build interdisciplinary communities to address air quality challenges at the indoor/outdoor interface

Closing date: 21 Jan
2020

24 Oct 2019

UKRI invites proposals for interdisciplinary networks under the second wave of the SPF Clean Air programme, aiming to equip the UK to proactively tackle new and emerging air quality challenges.

Update on NERC strategic programme area

16 Oct 2019

Following a working group in May the proposed programme " The Form, Function and Future of UK Treescapes" was supported by Science Committee at its meeting in September. This programme will now be taken forward as a SPA, and NERC will look to develop a wider programme with other funders and stakeholders with a view to launching in 2020.

About Drought Download

Closing date: 23 Nov
2019

1 Oct 2019

Come along to the Royal Society, London to explore the final products from across the programme, including not only the progression of research on drought forecasting, monitoring, prediction, risk, impact assessment and communication, but also the numerous multidisciplinary resources, tools, and datasets that have been developed, and in many cases, rolled out to various sectors.