Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

NERC is the driving force of investment in environmental science.



Funding opportunities

Pre-announcement: Understanding geohazard processes and their impacts across India

Apply for funding to improve the understanding of the processes behind geohazard events (earthquakes, landslides and tsunamis) in India and its neighbouring countries to improve community resilience.

You must be based at a UK research organisation eligible for NERC funding.

Pre-announcement: Polarities and Regions Network Plus

Apply for funding for a Network Plus to enhance understanding of individual powers in Eastern Europe and Eurasia, and in East and Pacific Asia.

One 4-year interdisciplinary Network Plus will be funded, under UKRI’s ‘Building a Secure and Resilient World’ strategic theme.


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


There are no upcoming NERC events at this time.

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