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International Opportunities Fund - Important changes effective from 2016

1 Feb 2016

Following an internal review in 2015, NERC is introducing a number of important changes to the International Opportunities Fund scheme, effective from 2016.

El Niño Announcement of opportunity: Research grants

Closing date: 18 Feb

19 Jan 2016

Proposals are invited for a new £4 million collaborative research programme on Understanding the Impacts of the Current El Niño Event.

NERC - CONICYT initiative

7 Jan 2016

Three UK-Chile research consortia have been awarded funding in the first joint call to be held between NERC and the Chilean funding agency, CONICYT.

Technology Proof of Concept - Announcement of Opportunity

Closing date: 17 Feb

18 Dec 2015

NERC invites applications to the fourth grants round on the Technology Proof of Concept programme.

Changing Arctic Ocean - Announcement of Opportunity: Outline proposals

Closing date: 8 Dec

26 Oct 2015

Outline proposals are invited under a new research programme - The Changing Arctic Ocean: Implication for marine biology & biogeochemistry.

Changing Arctic Ocean Announcement of Opportunity: Workshop

Closing date: 30 Oct

26 Oct 2015

A workshop will be held on the 5 November 2015 in order to facilitate the development of high quality proposals that will effectively use the planned programme cruises and maximise collaboration opportunities.

Antimicrobial Resistance in the Real World guidance for full proposals

Closing date: 3 Dec

22 Oct 2015

Research Grant full proposals from successful outline applicants are invited for the AMR in the Real World programme, funded by NERC, BBSRC and MRC and with potential co-funding from AHRC.

Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in an Indian Megacity Announcement of Opportunity: Initial proposals

Closing date: 10 Dec

21 Sep 2015

Initial proposals are invited for the Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in an Indian Megacity programme, funded by NERC and MRC in the UK (with input from the Newton Fund) and ESSO-MoES and DBT in India.

SHEAR Announcement of Opportunity: Research Consortia Grants 2015 - Full proposals

Closing date: 7 Jan

15 Sep 2015

Full proposals are invited for a new funding round as part of the Science for Humanitarian Emergencies & Resilience (SHEAR) programme funded by the Department for International Development and NERC.

Announcement of Opportunity: Soil Security - Research fellowship awards

Closing date: 3 Dec

15 Sep 2015

NERC and the Scottish Government are inviting proposals for fellowship awards of up to three years' duration.