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Innovation Projects Open call

Closing date: 22 Oct
2015

2 Jul 2015

NERC invites applications to the next round of the Innovation Projects Open call (formerly KE projects call).

Valuing Nature - Managing the Environment to Improve Human Health & Wellbeing call workshop

30 Jun 2015

To support the Managing the Environment to Improve Human Health & Wellbeing call the Valuing Nature programme coordination team are running an event on 14 July 2015 at Austin Court in Birmingham from 10:30 to 16:00.

Increasing Resilience to Natural Hazards in Earthquake Prone Regions of China – Guidance for full proposals

Closing date: 20 Aug
2015

26 Jun 2015

Full proposals from successful Expression of Interest applicants are invited for the Increasing Resilience to Natural Hazards in Earthquake Prone Regions of China programme, funded by NERC, ESRC and NSFC.

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Current funding opportunities  RSS feed

Innovation Projects Open call

Closing date: 22 Oct
2015

2 Jul 2015

NERC invites applications to the next round of the Innovation Projects Open call (formerly KE projects call).

Valuing Nature - Managing the Environment to Improve Human Health & Wellbeing call workshop

30 Jun 2015

To support the Managing the Environment to Improve Human Health & Wellbeing call the Valuing Nature programme coordination team are running an event on 14 July 2015 at Austin Court in Birmingham from 10:30 to 16:00.

Increasing Resilience to Natural Hazards in Earthquake Prone Regions of China – Guidance for full proposals

Closing date: 20 Aug
2015

26 Jun 2015

Full proposals from successful Expression of Interest applicants are invited for the Increasing Resilience to Natural Hazards in Earthquake Prone Regions of China programme, funded by NERC, ESRC and NSFC.

View all funding calls

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