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Environmental science: NERC standard and new investigator grants

Apply for funding to carry out a research project in any area of environmental science in the remit of NERC.

You must be:

  • based at an eligible UK research organisation
  • at lecturer level, or equivalent

If applying for a ‘new investigator’ grant, you must also be at the start of your independent scientific career.

Enhance the impact of environmental sciences research: NERC knowledge exchange fellowships

Apply for funding to enhance the impact of research in the environmental sciences.

NERC knowledge exchange fellowships help you and your stakeholders to share knowledge.

You must be based at an institution eligible for UKRI funding. We welcome researchers at all career stages.

High-risk speculative engineering and ICT research: New Horizons

Apply for funding for new research ideas that are speculative, high risk, with potential for a high reward.

Your idea for a project must be within the remit of EPSRC’s:

  • engineering theme
  • information and communication technologies (ICT) theme.

You must be:

  • a UK resident
  • based at an eligible research organisation.

Address a societal challenge relating to security or the environment

Apply for funding to address a societal challenge within the remit of STFC’s security theme or environment theme, or both themes.

You must work in an STFC lab or facility, or be currently funded through an eligible STFC core science programme area.

Public health intervention development (PHIND): Jan 2022

Apply for funding to develop an early-stage intervention that seeks to address UK or global public health challenges.

You must be based at a UK research organisation eligible for MRC funding. This includes MRC units and centres.

Made smarter innovation: sustainable smart factory

UK registered businesses and organisations can apply for a share of up to £20 million for digital innovation projects that will improve the resource efficiency and energy efficiency of manufacturing processes in factories.

Neurosciences and mental health new investigator: Jan 2022

Apply for funding to:

  • research neurosciences and mental health
  • take the next step towards becoming an independent principal investigator.

You must have:

  • a postgraduate degree
  • the support of a UK research organisation eligible for UKRI funding.

Neurosciences and mental health partnership: Jan 2022

Apply for a grant to support new partnerships between diverse groups of researchers in neurosciences and mental health.

You must:

  • be a UK-based researcher based at an eligible research organisation
  • have at least a postgraduate degree.

Neurosciences and mental health research: Jan 2022

Apply for funding for research projects focused on neurosciences and mental health.

You must:

  • be a UK-based researcher employed at an eligible research organisation
  • have at least a postgraduate degree.

You can involve more than one research group or institution in the project.

Neurosciences and mental health programme: Jan 2022

Apply for funding for a programme of research focused on neurosciences and mental health.

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

You must have:

  • at least a postgraduate degree
  • a record of securing funding and delivering research.

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