25 May 2016
NERC, together with the Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and the Medical Research Council (MRC), is investing £6·2 million in projects exploring the role of the outdoor environment and host microbiome in influencing the evolution, acquisition and spread of antibacterial resistance.
5 May 2016
A research partnership between the UK and China will develop new expertise on increasing resilience to natural disasters.
27 Apr 2016
NERC has decided to delay the announcement of the third round of highlight topics announcement of opportunity
15 Apr 2016
NERC is pleased to announce the second set of projects funded under the highlight topics route - one of our ways of funding strategic research.
14 Apr 2016
As part of the UK Newton Fund activities, NERC in collaboration with the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) have agreed to support two projects under the joint NERC-FAPESP programme 'Understanding & Sustaining Brazilian Biome Resources'.
11 Apr 2016
As part of the UK Newton Fund activities, NERC in collaboration with the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) have agreed to support one consortium project.
9 Mar 2016
The ESPA-2016 Grants call is for research synthesis projects designed to significantly advance global understanding on the way that ecosystem services contribute to poverty alleviation.
Valuing Nature programme, Announcement of Opportunity: Understanding ecosystem stocks and tipping points
8 Mar 2016
NERC announces a major new investment as part of the Valuing Nature Programme.
29 Feb 2016
NERC is inviting proposals for Pump Priming and Pump Priming Plus grants to its International Opportunities Fund.
Announcement of Opportunity: Understanding ecosystems for sustainable resource exploitation in the deep ocean scoping group
19 Feb 2016
NERC invites applications to join a scoping group that will develop the science case for a potential strategic research programme