Funding news and calls
14 Mar 2018
NERC invites applications to join a scoping group that will develop the science case for a potential large strategic research programme on Earth system plastics.
Announcement of Opportunity: Scoping group for reducing uncertainty in climate sensitivity due to clouds
14 Mar 2018
NERC invites applications to join a scoping group that will develop the science case for a potential large strategic research programme on reducing uncertainty in climate sensitivity due to clouds.
12 Mar 2018
NERC is aiming to develop its current and future strategy for environmental omics research. To achieve this, we are holding a community workshop in Birmingham on 2 May 2018, with the support of a focused working group, to provide evidence and advice on the future direction of environmental omics and to provide recommendations on the capability of the community to deliver omics based research.
7 Mar 2018
As the deadline for submitting outcomes to Researchfish® approaches, Professor Stephen Mobbs tells us how this endeavour helps us collectively make the case for continued investment in environmental science.
1 Mar 2018
NERC is launching a new annual scheme, the Global Partnerships Seedcorn Fund, to support UK environmental science researchers to establish new collaborations with international partners. This scheme replaces NERC's International Opportunities Fund (IOF).
1 Mar 2018
NERC wishes to award a number of Knowledge Exchange fellowships for those who come forward with a work plan of their own choosing to generate impact from NERC-funded research in their host institution.
19 Feb 2018
We are pleased to invite applications for the NERC 2018 Impact Awards. The awards will celebrate and reward NERC-funded researchers, as individuals or teams, whose work has had substantial impact on the economy and society either in the UK or abroad.
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.