Announcement of Opportunity: Understanding & Representing Atmospheric Convection across Scales (ParaCon) - Phase 2

Full proposal closing date: 16:00 on 17 April 2019.

NERC and the Met Office are inviting a single proposal for the second phase of the Understanding & Representing Atmospheric Convection across Scales (ParaCon) research programme. Following the initial three year exploration phase, this call invites a single submission for a grant of up to 30 months to take forward the research, from the first phase on the programme in making significant improvements, to the representation of Convection in climate models.

This call is only open to researchers currently funded by the programme. Up to £2 million (at 80% full economic cost) will be available from NERC, with matched resources available from Met Office.

Further information on the call and how to submit an application can be found in the Announcement of Opportunity document below.

Announcement of Opportunity (PDF, 216KB)

The closing date for submission of full proposal is 16:00 on 17 April 2019.


For further information, please contact:

Simon Howe
01793 418015