Funding news and calls
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.
19 Dec 2017
NERC are inviting applications from UK scientists to attend a joint workshop with Consejo Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación Tecnológica, Perú (CONCYTEC) in Lima on 19-20 March 2018 on Peruvian Glacial Retreat & its Impact on Water Security & Resilience to Natural Hazards.
Wallacea Region – Understanding biodiversity & evolutionary responses to environmental change - Networking workshop
14 Dec 2017
NERC invites applications from UK scientists to attend a networking workshop for the Wallacea Region - Understanding biodiversity & evolutionary responses to environmental change programme, which NERC has developed with its partner funding agency in Indonesia.
11 Dec 2017
NERC and the Civil Contingencies Secretariat (CCS) of the Cabinet Office are seeking a senior member of the environmental science community to take on a key role linking NERC science with policymaking.
30 Nov 2017
NERC invites proposals for the fourth round of highlight topics, a route for funding strategic research.
Announcement of Opportunity: BBSRC-NERC joint call in Aquaculture: Collaborative Research & Innovation
20 Nov 2017
The Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and NERC are inviting applications in aquaculture research and research translation.
15 Nov 2017
NERC is inviting full bid proposals for research under a new NERC funded programme on Emerging Risks of Chemicals in the Environment.
13 Nov 2017
Applications are invited for the Collaborative Antarctic Science Scheme (CASS) for Antarctic fieldwork to be conducted during the 2018-19 season.
9 Nov 2017
Full proposals are invited for a new funding round as part of the Future Climate for Africa (FCFA) research programme funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) and NERC.
7 Nov 2017
NERC invites expressions of interest to attend a town hall meeting to discuss the call for the second round of investment in doctoral training partnerships (DTP2) on 30 January 2018 in London.
3 Nov 2017
NERC is seeking input from the community to articulate the key knowledge gaps and evidence needs pertaining to a set of future environmental policy and practice challenges in light of the UK leaving the EU.
1 Nov 2017
India's Department of Science & Technology (DST), NERC and Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) are pleased to announce the outcomes of the India-UK Water Quality Programme call for proposals.
30 Oct 2017
An alliance of UK health departments, research councils and charities are pleased to announce a new funding call to address challenges in the primary prevention of non-communicable diseases.
19 Oct 2017
NERC will commission its second round of doctoral training partnership investment (DTP2) through a fully open competitive call, to be launched in January 2018.
11 Oct 2017
The research councils are pleased to announce the cross-disciplinary mental health network plus call.
Announcement of Opportunity: Understanding of the Impacts of Hydrometeorological Hazards in South East Asia
9 Oct 2017
Proposals are invited to five research programmes to improve understanding of the impacts of hydrometeorological hazards, such as floods, droughts, landslides and storm surges, in Indonesia, Philippines, Viet Nam, Malaysia and Thailand.
21 Sep 2017
NERC and the Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) are inviting research proposals under the Exploring & Understanding Colombian Bio Resources call.
13 Sep 2017
Outline proposals are invited for a new funding opportunity as part of the Science for Humanitarian Emergencies & Resilience (SHEAR) research programme, funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) and NERC.
4 Sep 2017
Proposals are invited for a new £8 million research programme on Unconventional Hydrocarbons in the UK Energy System: Environmental & socio-economic impacts & processes.
1 Sep 2017
The Research Councils UK are pleased to invite expressions of interest to participate in a joint workshop (20-24 November 2017, Shanghai) to explore opportunities for UK-China collaboration in the area of antibacterial resistance.
Newton Fund Regional Latin America Biodiversity Programme - Researcher Links travel grants and workshops
24 Aug 2017
NERC and the British Council are pleased to announce a new Newton Funded Regional Latin America Programme to understand the role of biodiversity in underpinning ecosystem services and sustainable development.