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Collaborating for healthy, resilient and sustainable agricultural soils

Apply to research agricultural soils.

You can apply if you are a researcher based at an eligible organisation.

You must work with at least two other researchers. They must be from one of the eligible countries.

Understanding remote approaches to qualitative health research

Apply for funding to improve the understanding, design and use of remote data capture within qualitative health research.

Your research must be designed to improve the research methods used by others.

The lead applicant must:

  • have a postgraduate degree
  • be based at a UK research organisation eligible for UKRI funding.

This is a strategic focus for the June 2021 round of the ‘Better methods, better research’ programme.

STFC Horizons Programme: investigating solutions for net zero

Apply for funding for early development of promising net zero technologies and solutions.

The science, technology, applications and expertise must originate from the STFC core science programme or STFC facilities and laboratories.

Expression of interest: Automotive Transformation Fund round 10

UK registered businesses can apply for a share of up to £1 billion for capital centric investment projects.

The project must help industrialise the electrified automotive supply chain at scale in the UK.

Strategic longer and larger grants: frontier bioscience 2021-2022

Apply for funding for frontier bioscience research that addresses significant fundamental questions in bioscience.

You can apply if you are a researcher based at an eligible organisation.

Projects can be up to five years in duration.

Investigate SARS-CoV-2 vaccine responses and immune failure

Apply for funding to investigate SARS-CoV-2 vaccine responses or immune failure.

You must be based at an eligible UK research organisation.

Your project must examine one or both of these:

  • the nature and quality of SARS-CoV-2 vaccine responses
  • the mechanisms of immune failure that lead to either SARS-CoV-2 re-infection or vaccine breakthrough.

Adventurous energy research for a sustainable net zero: outlines

Apply for funding for high-risk research into technologies to enable a sustainable net zero.

You must be a UK-based researcher employed by an eligible research organisation.

Holders of postdoctoral fellowships are not eligible to apply.

This is an outline stage. If you’re successful, we will invite you to interview.

Addressing COVID-19 challenges with Japanese researchers

Apply for funding for a social sciences, arts or humanities research project. This must be in collaboration with Japanese researchers.

You must be a UK researcher based at an eligible research organisation.

We encourage you to address challenges and opportunities associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Civil nuclear research with Japan: phase 8

Apply for funding to research challenges in civil nuclear energy relevant to Fukushima and Sellafield.

You must be a UK-based researcher employed by an eligible research organisation.

You must collaborate with Japanese researchers.

Develop guidance for better research methods

Apply for funding to develop new guidance on biomedical and health research methods.

The guidance should aim to:

  • improve the understanding and use of better methods related to the remit of MRC or National Institute of Health Research (NIHR)
  • be accessible to those without specialist methodology knowledge.

The lead applicant must have a postgraduate degree and be based at a UK research organisation eligible for UKRI funding.

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