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ISCF future flight research director 2021

Apply to become an Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) research director for the future flight challenge.

You must be based at an eligible UK research organisation.

You will help the economic and social research communities make a significant contribution to the aviation sector.

Pre-announcement: research into inclusive ageing

Apply for research on inclusive ageing.

Your project must include a principal investigator based at a UK institution eligible for UKRI funding.

We encourage co-investigators from business, third sector or government organisations where appropriate.

Your project must be innovative and focus on:

  • social and economic inequalities that affect people in later life
  • ways to improve inclusivity in later life.

UKRI Trustworthy Autonomous Systems programme: responsibility

Apply for funding to support multidisciplinary research on responsibility for autonomous systems.

Your proposed project must integrate researchers from different disciplines, particularly from social sciences, arts and humanities.

You and your organisation must be eligible for UKRI funding.

Expression of interest: transforming UK food systems for health and environment

Apply for funding to support interdisciplinary research aiming to transform the UK food system for healthy people and a healthy environment.

Your project can be led by an eligible UK-based researcher in any discipline and must collaborate with at least one stakeholder organisation.

This funding is from the Strategic Priorities Fund.

Linked justice and education data research fellowship

Apply for funding to conduct research and analysis to demonstrate how Ministry of Justice (MoJ) justice data and Department for Education (DfE) educational data could have an impact on policy.

You must be an individual researcher from an eligible UKRI research organisation.

Projects should last 12 months.

ESRC postdoctoral fellowships

Apply for a postdoctoral fellowship to develop:

  • publications
  • networks
  • research skills
  • professional skills.

You must:

  • have completed your PhD at a research organisation that is part of a Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP)
  • be within 12 months of passing your viva voce.

Fellowships must be held at a Research Organisation that is part of a DTP and aligned to an accredited pathway.

Social sciences must make up at least 50% of your fellowship activities.

ESRC: Working with Luxembourg researchers

If you are a UK-based researcher, you can apply for funding to work with overseas researchers in Luxembourg. Collaborative work on any area of the social sciences is governed by an agreement between UKRI and Fonds National de la Recherche.

ESRC new investigator grant

The new investigator grant supports early career researchers and academics to become independent researchers through gaining experience and skills in managing and leading research projects and teams.

The social sciences must represent more than 50% of the research focus and effort.

UKRI-SBE lead agency opportunity

The UKRI-SBE lead agency opportunity allows UK and US-based researchers to submit a collaborative proposal that will go through a single review process. Grants are funded through existing funding programmes at the relevant lead agency.

Daphne Jackson fellowship

These fellowships are for those looking to return to a research career after a break. Fellowships combine a personalised retraining programme with a challenging research project. They are flexible, usually lasting two years at 0.5 full-time equivalent, although some UKRI funders may award longer.

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