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Announcement of opportunity: Southern Ocean's role in the Earth system scoping group

Closing date: 8 Mar

19 Feb 2016

NERC invites applications to join a scoping group that will develop the science case for a potential large strategic research programme

Valuing Nature programme health & wellbeing call: NERC, AHRC and ESRC announce details of the moderating panel

16 Feb 2016

The moderating panel which will consider applications made to the health and wellbeing call that closed on 22 September 2015 will meet on Friday 26 February 2016.

NERC announces new call for ideas for strategic research

15 Feb 2016

NERC invites the environmental science community to submit new ideas for strategic research.

NERC scopes new areas for strategic research

11 Feb 2016

NERC will scope three new areas for potential large-scale strategic research investments over spring 2016.

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.

CZO - Five funded projects

14 Jan 2016

As part of the UK Newton Fund activities, NERC in collaboration with the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) have agreed to support five projects.

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.