Category Archives: Funding

How to do a PhD on a budget

Times Higher Education (THE) has published some key tips to consider for individuals looking to continue in higher education while on a budget. You can click here to find out more.

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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): Developing External Funding Proposals

  Developing External Funding Proposals Wednesday 7 November 2018, 14:00-16:00   This session will support staff to develop successful external funding proposals. Attendees will explore the funding landscape and develop an understanding of application processes and requirements. You will discuss … Continue reading

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Researcher Development Programme (RCB): Early Career Researcher External Funding

  Early Career Researcher External Funding Wednesday 17 October 2018, 14:00-16:00   This session will outline the support available form the Research Office for early career researchers looking to apply for external funding, including how to source external funding, guidance … Continue reading

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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships

  UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships Wednesday 19 September 2018, 14:00-16:00   This session will provide an overview of the new UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships scheme including guidelines, funder requirements,  the application process and how to structure your proposal. Please visit My … Continue reading

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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): British Academy Small Grants Workshop

  British Academy Small Grants Workshop Wednesday 12 September 2018, 14:00-15:30   An information session on British Academy Small Grants scheme. Attendees will develop an understanding of the scheme including how to apply and best practice. Please visit My View to book … Continue reading

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Translating academic thinking into business success

There is up to £40 million of funding available for businesses to collaborate with an academic or research organisation and a graduate on a Knowledge Transfer Partnership. A Knowledge Transfer Partnership can focus on any technology or industry area and … Continue reading

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Applying artificial intelligence (AI) and data technologies to improve service industries

UK Research and Innovation has up to £12 million to invest in projects that look at ways of applying artificial intelligence (AI) and data technologies to improve service industries. They are focusing on 3 specific sectors: accountancy insurance legal services … Continue reading

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BBSRC-NSF/BIO Lead Agency Opportunity

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council and the US National Science Foundation’s Directorate for Biological Sciences invite applications for their lead agency opportunity. This encourages collaboration between US and UK research communities and sets out the principles by which … Continue reading

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Newton Fund Institutional Links Grants

Newton Institutional Links aims to build UK-partner country research and innovation collaborations centred on shared research and innovation challenges which have direct relevance to social welfare and economic development. This programme is designed to establish links beyond the level of … Continue reading

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Royal Society/Leverhulme Trust senior research fellowships

The Royal Society and the Leverhulme Trust invite applications for their senior research fellowships. These enable researchers to focus on full-time research by relieving them of all their teaching and administrative duties. Candidates may be working in all areas of … Continue reading

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