Author Archives: Jenny Lawson

Call for applications for the Festival of Social Science now open

The 2019 Festival call is now open for applications. You can request up to receive up to £1,000 in funding, to organise a public engagement event. To be eligible your event must be held in the Festival week, which runs from 2-9 … Continue reading

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Funding Call: BA\Leverhulme Small Research Grants

The BA / Leverhulme Small Research Grants are available to support primary research in the humanities and social sciences. Awards are up to £10,000 in value, tenable for up to 24 months, and are provided to cover the cost of … Continue reading

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The Dunhill Medical Trust invites applications for its research project grants.

The Dunhill Medical Trust invites applications for its research project grants. These support research projects that are important to understanding the mechanisms of ageing, treating disease and frailty and identifying and developing new and effective ways to improve the lives … Continue reading

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RDS blog – Inspired – but is your research idea novel?

When inspiration strikes for research, it can do so in different ways. You can have a sudden realisation about something in your practice – why are we doing it like this, wouldn’t it be better if we did things differently? You … Continue reading

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In this issue: Engaging BAME groups in research: a toolkit, Register now for RDS NW Event: Developing Funding Proposals – First Grants, Research for Patient Benefit: Competition 39 launched, New NIHR funding and awards database, Latest RDSblog, Funding opportunities, events … Continue reading

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The Wellcome Trust invites applications for its small grants in humanities and social science

The Wellcome Trust invites applications for its small grants in humanities and social science. These support programmes of activities that enable researchers to establish and develop networks, explore new areas of research and increase the impact of their work. The … Continue reading

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Urban Infrastructures of Well-Being

This call invites proposals from researchers across all disciplines within the social and engineering sciences and the humanities, wishing to develop and lead interdisciplinary, problem-focused projects that address the challenges of generating and maintaining well-being in the context of rapid … Continue reading

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Approaches to Understanding and Measuring Wellbeing

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), in partnership with the What Works Centre for Wellbeing (WWCW), are pleased to invite proposals for innovative research projects that focus on a wide range … Continue reading

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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): British Academy Small grants workshop

Information session on British Academy Small Grants scheme to include brief overview, scheme details, how to apply and best practice. http://www.britac.ac.uk/ba-leverhulme-small-research-grants Book your place through MyView To be held in 10th April 2019

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Mistakes in grant writing – cut and paste text

A version of this article first appeared in Funding Insight in November 2018 and is reproduced with kind permission of Research Professional. For more articles like this, visit www.researchprofessional.com http://socialscienceresearchfunding.co.uk/?p=1079

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