Research announcements


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

Closing date: 19 Jun

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

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

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

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.

Announcement of Opportunity: Soil Security - Programme coordinator

Closing date: 8 Apr

6 Feb 2014

Applications are invited for a Soil Programme Coordinator to lead, manage and coordinate activities within the Soil Security programme.

Environmental Microbiology & Human Health Announcement of Opportunity

Closing date: 24 Mar

3 Feb 2014

The Environmental Microbiology & Human Health programme is inviting Outline Bids for research in the topics of aquatic microbiology and bioaerosols.

Drivers of Variability in Atmospheric Circulation Announcement of Opportunity: European Climate

Closing date: 23 Jan

14 Nov 2013

Outline proposals are invited for a new research programme - Drivers of Variability in Atmospheric Circulation: European Climate.

BESS Announcement of Opportunity: Knowledge Exchange Grants

Closing date: 14 Jan

30 Oct 2013

The Biodiversity & Ecosystem Service Sustainability (BESS) programme is inviting applications for Knowledge Exchange Grants.

BESS Announcement of Opportunity: Improving modelling capability

Closing date: 5 Dec

29 Oct 2013

NERC and Defra are inviting applications to improve modelling capability in support of integrated catchment management across the UK.