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Planet Earth Online  RSS feed

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Current funding opportunities  RSS feed

Sustaining Water Resources for Food, Energy and Ecosystem Services in India - Scoping workshop

Closing date: 12 Jan
2015

15 Dec 2014

NERC is inviting applications from UK scientists to attend a jointly organised workshop with the Ministry of Earth Sciences, in India on 11-12 March 2015.

Environmental Risks to Infrastructure Innovation Programme Co-ordinator(s) - Invitation to tender

Closing date: 14 Jan
2015

21 Nov 2014

NERC is seeking an individual or team to support and co-ordinate the delivery of the five-year, £5m Environmental Risks to Infrastructure Innovation Programme.

2015-16 Advanced Training: Short Courses

Closing date: 13 Jan
2015

13 Nov 2014

NERC invites proposals for priority environmental science training initiatives as part of 2015-16 ATSC funding opportunity.

View all funding calls

Natural Environment Research Council

Who we are

The Natural Environment Research Council is the UK's largest funder of independent environmental science, training and innovation, delivered through universities and research centres.

Working with business

Our business partnerships deliver knowledge, skills and technology that meet the UK's innovation needs and support economic growth with responsible environmental management.

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Planet Earth magazine

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Gateway to Research

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Current funding opportunities  RSS feed

Sustaining Water Resources for Food, Energy and Ecosystem Services in India - Scoping workshop

Closing date: 12 Jan
2015

15 Dec 2014

NERC is inviting applications from UK scientists to attend a jointly organised workshop with the Ministry of Earth Sciences, in India on 11-12 March 2015.

Environmental Risks to Infrastructure Innovation Programme Co-ordinator(s) - Invitation to tender

Closing date: 14 Jan
2015

21 Nov 2014

NERC is seeking an individual or team to support and co-ordinate the delivery of the five-year, £5m Environmental Risks to Infrastructure Innovation Programme.

2015-16 Advanced Training: Short Courses

Closing date: 13 Jan
2015

13 Nov 2014

NERC invites proposals for priority environmental science training initiatives as part of 2015-16 ATSC funding opportunity.

View all funding calls

What type of funding is right for you?

Strategic research

Providing the understanding to meeting the challenges faced by society.

Discovery science

Research driven by curiosity - asking fundamental questions about the planet we live on.

Innovation funding

Translating world-leading science and skills for industry, government and the third sector.

Postgraduate training

Sustaining the flow of top talent and skills for UK science, business and government.

NERC fellowships

Developing outstanding scientists to become internationally recognised leaders in research and innovation.