Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

NERC is the driving force of investment in environmental science.



Funding opportunities

The UKRI Ayrton challenge programme full stage (invite only)

Apply for funding for interdisciplinary research projects aiming to drive forward the clean energy transition in developing countries and deliver real change in clean and just energy access.

Pre-announcement: Core research challenges in digital twinning for crisis resilience

Apply to lead an interdisciplinary research programme in digital twinning which seeks to aid decision makers in their role of strengthening the resilience of transport networks, including increasing capability before and during crisis management to address a range of threats and hazards.


Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)
Polaris House,
North Star Avenue,


NERC next generation environmental modelling community workshop

5 July 2024

The Dilly, 21 Piccadilly, London W1J 0BH

Policy engagement training programme: phase two

4 September 2024 to 3 October 2024

Online and at London, Stoke-on-Trent, Bath and Glasgow

NERC digital gathering 2024

11 September 2024 to 12 September 2024

Humanities Bridgeford Street (building number 35), The University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL

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