Science & Technology

 

science (2)

 

 

Newton UK-China agritech challenge

FUNDER: InnovateUK

This aims to support innovative and market driven industrial research, leading to the proposed development of a new product, service or process , and ultimately to commercialisation.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2t1vBoO  DEADLINE: 26-Jul-17

 

Senior research fellowships in basic biomedical science

FUNDER: Wellcome Trust

This supports independent researchers at academic organisations in the UK and Republic of Ireland who are expected to become leaders in their scientific field.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/1qzV0Ca  DEADLINE: 27-Jul-17

 

Innovation grants

FUNDER: Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine

These support short term innovation and research projects in the application of physics and engineering to medicine and biology, including healthcare practice, medical device design, research and teaching.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2s9RmTi  DEADLINE: 25-Aug-17

 

UK-Malaysia urban innovation challenge 2017

FUNDER: InnovateUK

The aim of this competition is to encourage innovative partnerships between the UK and Malaysia. Innovate UK and PlaTCOM Ventures, Malaysia are funding this competition, administered by the Newton Fund.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2pTIzD3  DEADLINE: 30-Aug-17

 

H2020 ERC-2017-AdG ERC advanced grants

FUNDER: European Commission

These support principal investigators at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2pPPPjg  DEADLINE: 31-Aug-17

 

H2020-horizon prize for the engine retrofit for clean air

FUNDER: European Commission

This recognises engine development and powertrain technologies using conventional fuels to reduce emissions of pollutants in real driving conditions to the lowest possible, in order to improve air quality issues in European cities.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2gXlDgT  DEADLINE: 12-Sept-17

 

LIFE – traditional projects on nature and biodiversity

FUNDER: European Commission

The Directorate-General for the Environment invites applications for its traditional projects on nature and biodiversity, under the environment strand of the LIFE programme.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2pBdnvg  DEADLINE: 14-Sept-17

 

FET-Open research and innovation actions

FUNDER: European Commission

This topic encourages the driving role of new high-potential actors in research and innovation, such as excellent young, both female and male, researchers and high-tech SMEs that may become the scientific and industrial leaders of the future.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2lhqHQd  DEADLINE: 27-Sept-17

 

Independent research fellowships Natural Environment Research Council, GB

FUNDER: NERC

These develop scientific leadership among early-career environmental scientists, by giving them five years’ support for developing their research programmes and to gain international recognition.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/1JAR89Z  DEADLINE: 03-Oct-17

 

ERC synergy grants

FUNDER: ERC

These aim to address ambitious research questions that can only be answered by the coordinated work of a group of investigators and their teams, bringing together their complementary skills, knowledge and resources.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/1kcgDak   DEADLINE: 14-Nov-17

 

Early-stage research start-up grants

FUNDER: The British Society for Haematology

These aim to aid with consumable expenses for projects which will potentially lead to full grant proposals. Young investigators who are current members of the society may apply.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10axHY   NO DEADLINE

 

Fellowships

FUNDER: EPSRC

These aim to develop the next generation of researchers with the greatest potential across all career stages.

DETAILS:  http://ow.ly/10axML    NO DEADLINE

 

tech

TECHNOLOGY:

Technology Touching Life networks

FUNDER: Medical Research Council

These support the establishment of research network to deliver the vision for TTL, the aim of which is to foster interdisciplinary, and potentially disruptive, technological capabilities that will drive discovery research in the health and life-sciences.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2rnDWVt    DEADLINE: 27-Jul-17

 

Tracking of research results

FUNDER: European Commission

The Commission seeks to contract the design of methodologies and the development of new means for tracking research results that occur after the contractual period of the EU-funded projects has ended, in this way enriching and complementing its existing project results repositories.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2r4Vv94  DEADLINE: 11-Aug-17

 

Digital economy NetworkPlus

FUNDER: EPSRC

This aims to stimulate development of digital economy research and communities within key emerging areas of national importance.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2rUxqWQ  DEADLINE: 29-Aug-17

 

Research chairs and senior research fellowships scheme

FUNDER: The Royal Academy of Engineering

This aims to strengthen the links between industry and academia by supporting academics in conducting use-inspired research that meets the needs of industrial partners. Research may be conducted in any area of engineering.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/1KjOuYW  DEADLINE: 04-Sept-17

 

Connecting Europe Facility Telecom call – CEF-TC-2017-2

FUNDER: European Commission

This aims to pursue economic growth and support the completion and functioning of the internal market in support of the competitiveness of the European economy.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2kSNpAP  DEADLINE: 21-Sept-17

 

H2020-FETFLAG-02-2017-CSA for quantum technologies

FUNDER: European Commission

This supports proposals with the vision to generate European scientific leadership in quantum technologies, and a strong potential for longer term technological innovation and economic exploitation in this field.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2s95Xkp  DEADLINE: 26-Sept-17

 

Connecting Europe Facility energy call for proposals – CEF-Energy-2017

FUNDER: Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

This enables projects of common interest to be prepared and implemented within the framework of the trans-European networks policy in the energy sector, namely in electricity and gas.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2ovLQM9  DEADLINE: 12-Oct-17

 

Call for knowledge and innovation communities

FUNDER: European Institute of Innovation and Technology

This supports the establishment of two new knowledge and innovation communities on manufacturing and urban mobility.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2nRHtHx  DEADLINE: 12-Jul-18

 

Horizon prize for CO2 reuse

FUNDER: European Commission

The prize will induce actors in the field of CO2 utilisation to do more to enhance their processes and products so that they reduce atmospheric emissions of CO2.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2lPolZG  DEADLINE: 03-Apr-19

 

MI-NET, Mathematics for Industry Network Funding Calls

FUNDER: InnovateUK

MI-NET, Mathematics for Industry Network is a COST Action funded project (TD 1409) which aims to facilitate more effective widespread application of mathematics to all industrial sectors, by encouraging greater interaction between mathematicians and industrialists.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2scQdhe   DEADLINE: 30-Aug-17, 29-Dec-17

 

Discipline hopping in information and communication technologies

FUNDER: EPSRC

This enables ICT researchers to spend time in new and different research disciplines or user environments in order to foster new interactions, encourage a multidisciplinary and user-driven focus to research, and develop new skills and collaborations.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2mETtvc   NO DEADLINE