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2015 UK IODP Student Conference

Closing date: 12 Sep

11 Jun 2015

The UK IODP Student Conference will take place on 22-24 September 2015 at Deneholme House, Northumberland.

Call for proposals for the EuroScience Open Forum

Closing date: 1 Jun

27 May 2015

The organisers of the 2016 EuroScience Open Forum, supported by RCUK, are seeking proposals for science-based seminars, workshops and debates on research and policy issues, showcasing the potential of science and technology to transform our lives.

Joint Programme on Understanding & Representing Atmospheric Convection across Scales, Announcement of Opportunity: Research funding

Closing date: 9 Jul

18 May 2015

NERC and the Met Office are inviting research proposals under a new strategic research programme - Understanding and Representing Atmospheric Convection across Scales.

Science for Humanitarian Emergencies & Resilience (SHEAR) - DFID/NERC workshop announcement

Closing date: 25 May

15 May 2015

DFID and NERC invite interested parties to a workshop on 4 June 2015 in London; the outputs of this workshop will inform a call for proposals that will be announced under the SHEAR programme in June 2015.

Increasing Resilience to Natural Hazards In Earthquake-prone regions in China, Announcement of Opportunity: Research funding

Closing date: 9 Jun

21 Apr 2015

Expression of interest applications are invited for the IRNHiC programme, funded by NERC and ESRC in the UK (supported by the Newton Fund) and the National Natural Science Foundation of China.

Pre-announcement: Joint NERC / AHRC / ESRC call on Managing the Environment to Improve Human Health and Wellbeing

27 Mar 2015

NERC, the Arts & Humanities Research Council and the Economic & Social Research Council are planning a major new investment as part of the Valuing Nature Programme.

Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Chinese Megacity guidance for full proposals

Closing date: 7 May

25 Mar 2015

Full proposals from successful Expression of Interest applicants are invited for the Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Chinese Megacity programme, funded by NERC and MRC in the UK (with input from the Newton Fund) and NSFC in China.

Announcement of Opportunity: The Changing Arctic Ocean scoping group

Closing date: 30 Mar

17 Mar 2015

Applications are invited to join a scoping group to develop the science case for a potential new research programme on 'The Changing Arctic Ocean - implications for marine biology and biogeochemistry'.

Biosphere Evolution & Resilience Announcement of Opportunity: China workshop

Closing date: 27 Mar

12 Mar 2015

NERC is inviting applications from UK scientists to attend a joint workshop with the National Natural Science Foundation of China in Nanjing on 4-6 May 2015 on Biosphere Evolution & Resilience.

International Opportunities Fund - Announcement of Opportunity April 2015

Closing date: 30 Apr

6 Mar 2015

NERC is inviting proposals to its International Opportunities Fund (IOF).