Funding news and calls
16 Feb 2018
NERC will scope three new areas for potential large-scale strategic research investments over spring 2018.
Announcement of Opportunity: Wallacea Region - Understanding biodiversity & evolutionary responses to environmental change
8 Feb 2018
Proposals are invited under the Wallacea Region - Understanding biodiversity & evolutionary responses to environmental change programme.
5 Feb 2018
UK Research & Innovation (UKRI) invites proposals for new Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs) to develop the UK's skills in artificial intelligence (AI). Funding to support 10-20 CDTs focused on areas relevant to AI across UKRI's remit is available through this call. The call represents an exciting opportunity for highly multidisciplinary doctoral research training in an area of key importance to the UK.
2 Feb 2018
NERC, the Environment Agency and Radioactive Waste Management wish to appoint a Knowledge Exchange (KE) Fellow for the Radioactivity & the Environment (RATE) programme. This is an exciting opportunity to become a NERC KE Fellow focused on gaining impact from the excellent science outputs from the RATE programme.
25 Jan 2018
Full proposals are invited for the Catalyst call as part of the Science for Humanitarian Emergencies & Resilience programme funded by the Department for International Development and NERC. The call is only open to applicants who were successful at the Outline Bid stage.
17 Jan 2018
NERC is pleased to confirm co-investment up to £2·2 million through EPSRC's 2018 CDT call in the area of renewable energy in support of CDTs working across the EPSRC / NERC interface.
Announcement of Opportunity: National capability services & facilities commissioning - isotope and radiocarbon facility
16 Jan 2018
NERC is inviting eligible UK higher education institutions, NERC research centres and independent research organisations to apply to the second round of services and facilities commissioning.
11 Jan 2018
The Global Food Security programme invites expressions of interest from post-doctoral researchers to take part in a Policy Lab on the determinants of food choice and the combination of interventions across these that will lead to healthier and more sustainable diets.
8 Jan 2018
NERC invites proposals to host and deliver its second phase of investment in Doctoral Training Partnerships (DTPs).
Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Developing Megacity Announcement of Opportunity: China phase 2
8 Jan 2018
Proposals are invited for the second phase of the Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health (APHH) China programme. NERC and MRC (with a budget from the Newton Fund) will support UK researchers to work with Chinese collaborators to deliver additional targeted research to exploit and enhance the measurements collected through the programme and with stakeholders to ensure better and wider utility and impact of the research.