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2014 UK IODP Conference

Closing date: 21 Aug
2014

3 Jul 2014

The 2014 UK IODP Conference will be taking place at the Royal Geographical Society, London on 5 November 2014.

Future Climate for Africa - Frequently asked questions

12 Jun 2014

Frequently asked questions (FAQ) documents have been published for the two currently open FCFA calls.

NERC scientists invited to take part in large facility requirements survey

Closing date: 16 Jun
2014

30 May 2014

UK researchers have until 16 June to provide their views on the future development of the country's large scale research facilities.

Security of Supply of Mineral Resources - Announcement of Opportunity

Closing date: 17 Jul
2014

23 May 2014

NERC invites SoS Mineral Resources catalyst grant holders to submit proposals for large grants of up to four years' duration.

Valuing Natural Capital - Call for workshop participants

Closing date: 16 Jun
2014

21 May 2014

NERC are seeking participants for a strategic ideas brokerage workshop on 21-22 July 2014. £1·9m has been allocated to fund the research arising from the workshop and subsequent call.

Announcement of Opportunity: Valuing Nature programme discipline-hopping fellowships

Closing date: 14 Aug
2014

13 May 2014

On behalf of the programme funders, NERC are inviting applications from early-career researchers wishing to develop their research expertise in a different discipline.

Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Developing Megacity Announcement of Opportunity: China workshop

Closing date: 2 Jun
2014

9 May 2014

NERC and the Medical Research Council are inviting applications from UK scientists to attend a joint workshop.

Announcement of Opportunity: Soil Security - Consortia awards

Closing date: 30 Jul
2014

2 May 2014

On behalf of the programme funders, NERC is inviting proposals for consortia projects requesting funds between £1m and £2.5m (80% FEC), and of up to three years' duration.

Omics Announcement of Opportunity: NERC Independent Research Fellowships in the priority area of Bioinformatics

Closing date: 1 Oct
2014

2 May 2014

NERC invites applications for NERC Independent Research Fellowships in the priority area of Bioinformatics to deliver part of the Omics research programme. 

Announcement of Opportunity: Future Climate for Africa - Regional Consortium Grants 2014

Closing date: 15 Jul
2014

1 May 2014

Outline proposals are invited under a major new research programme, Future Climate for Africa (FCFA), funded by DFID and NERC.