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Announcement of Opportunity: Soil Security - Consortia awards

Closing date: 30 Jul
2014

2 May 2014

On behalf of the programme funders, NERC is inviting proposals for consortia projects requesting funds between £1m and £2.5m (80% FEC), and of up to three years' duration.

Omics Announcement of Opportunity: NERC Independent Research Fellowships in the priority area of Bioinformatics

Closing date: 1 Oct
2014

2 May 2014

NERC invites applications for NERC Independent Research Fellowships in the priority area of Bioinformatics to deliver part of the Omics research programme. 

Announcement of Opportunity: Future Climate for Africa - Regional Consortium Grants 2014

Closing date: 15 Jul
2014

1 May 2014

Outline proposals are invited under a major new research programme, Future Climate for Africa (FCFA), funded by DFID and NERC.

Announcement of Opportunity: Future Climate For Africa - Global Climate Model Development for Africa 2014

Closing date: 5 Aug
2014

1 May 2014

Full proposals are invited under a major new research programme, Future Climate for Africa (FCFA), funded by DFID and NERC. Notification of intent is required by 2 June 2014.

New funding for African climate research

4 Apr 2014

The Department for International Development and Natural Environment Research Council announce a new £20m 5-year research programme 'Future Climate for Africa'.

Announcement of Opportunity: UPGro Consortium Grants 2014 (Full proposals)

Closing date: 19 Jun
2014

3 Apr 2014

Full proposals are requested from invited applicants for the second stage of the Unlocking the Potential for Groundwater for the Poor in sub-Saharan Africa (UPGro) 2014 Consortium Grants call funded by DFID, NERC and ESRC

UK IODP Announcement of Opportunity: Site Survey Investigations (SSIs)

Closing date: 2 Dec
2014

3 Apr 2014

NERC invites proposals for Site Survey Investigations to maximise impact from the third phase of UK IODP (2013-2018).

International Opportunities Fund - Announcement of Opportunity 2014

Closing date: 22 Apr
2014

2 Apr 2014

International Opportunities Fund now accepts joint proposals to NERC-FAPESP under the terms of the RCUK/FAPESP Memorandum of Understanding.

ESPA Announcement of Opportunity: 2014 grants

Closing date: 14 May
2014

27 Feb 2014

The ESPA-2014 Grants call is for 'blue skies' research projects designed to significantly advance global understanding on the way that ecosystem services contribute to poverty alleviation.

Radioactivity & the Environment launch event

17 Feb 2014

An event to launch the Radioactivity & the Environment (RATE) programme will be held on Thursday 6 March 2014, 12:00 - 16:30.