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UK in a Changing Europe senior fellowships: round four

Apply for funding to analyse the UK’s changing geopolitical landscape. Focus areas could include UK-EU relations, and the evolving security and economic environment.

ESRC expects to support between eight and 10 senior fellows through this opportunity.

Ideas on research priorities for Northern Ireland economic policy

Apply for funding to develop research priorities for economic policy through the ‘ADR UK: Business Data for Research (BDR) Northern Ireland’ programme.

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

Challenges must support the Department for the Economy Northern Ireland economic policy, specifically their ‘10X Economy’ economic vision for a decade of innovation.

Undertake UK national coordination of the European Social Survey: rounds 11 and 12

Apply for funding to undertake the UK national coordination of the next two rounds of the European Social Survey (ESS).

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

Improve equality, diversity and inclusion in UK modern slavery research

Apply for funding to assess the diversity of those funding, designing and participating in publicly-funded modern UK slavery research.

You must be either:

  • a UK higher education institution
  • an organisation eligible for UKRI funding
  • a UK-registered charity with a focus on modern slavery or equality, diversity and inclusion.

Build community research consortia to address health disparities

Apply for funding to build community research consortia to address health disparities.

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

Your project should:

  • facilitate cross-partner collaboration with a view to establishing one (or more) community asset hubs, articulating hub structure and membership
  • scope whole or part of an integrated care system (or devolved equivalent) to understand the range of services, scale of provision, key stakeholders and existing partnerships
  • explore different collaborative models for integrating co-production into the improvement of health systems.

Turing AI World-Leading Researcher Fellowships: round two

Apply for funding to undertake world-leading research to advance the field of artificial intelligence (AI) in the UK.

This opportunity is aimed at established researchers. International applicants are welcome. However, you must be based in the UK at an organisation eligible for UK Research and Innovation funding to hold the fellowship.

Accelerate the impact of your organisation’s social science research

Apply for ESRC Impact Acceleration Account (IAA) funding to accelerate the impact of your organisation’s economic and social science research.

Your organisation must be eligible for ESRC funding.

This is an open opportunity for funding which will start in April 2023 and will last until March 2028.

Pre-announcement: Turing AI World-Leading Researcher Fellowships: rounds two and three

Apply for funding to carry out world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) research in the UK.

There are no set eligibility criteria for this award. However, you should show that you:

  • have international standing in your area
  • can add value to AI research in the UK
  • can build AI capability and capacity in the UK.

This funding opportunity will open in spring 2022.

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.

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