• British Academy – Global Challenges Research Fund: Cities & Infrastructure

    The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) is a £1.5 billion fund announced by the UK Government to support cutting-edge research that addresses the challenges faced by developing countries through: challenge-led disciplinary and interdisciplinary research strengthening capacity for research and innovation within both the UK and developing countries providing an agile response to emergencies where there is an urgent research need…

  • British Academy – Early Childhood Development funding call

    The British Academy has launched a new, competitive research funding call, the Early Childhood Development Programme, as part of the £1.5 billion Global Challenges Research Fund and in partnership with the Department for International Development (DfID). ABOUT THE EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME The purpose of this interdisciplinary research programme is to fund the evidence that…

  • AHRC-MRC Global Public Health: Global Challenge Research Fund Partnership Awards – Arts and Humanities Research Council

    The AHRC and MRC are pleased to announce the launch of the first of two consecutive partnership award calls in 2017 under the Global Challenge Research Fund (GCRF). The initiative seeks to bring together knowledge from medical science and public health with an understanding of local knowledge, cultural dynamics, community engagement and trust to inform…

  • AHRC-MRC GCRF Global Public Health Partnership Awards pre-call

    The AHRC has announced two partnership award calls in 2017 to co-design a global public health initiative with the MRC. The calls will open this month and in September, with deadline in June and December respectively. Proposal can address any global public health issue affecting low and middle countries on the DAC list. Awards of…