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Horizon 2020 – Work Programme 2016/17 approved

Horizon 2020 – Work Programme 2016/17 approved

The European Commission has now released the work programme for the 2016/17 Horizon 2020 research programme. The areas of focus...

Make sure your research project is eligible!

Make sure your research project is eligible!

Every now and then I am approached by an academic with a full first draft of an application for funding...

Newton Fund: Latest Opportunities

Newton Fund: Latest Opportunities

This is simply a reminder that there are a range of funding opportunities currently open as part of the Newton...

Have an idea – how do you start the application?

Have an idea – how do you start the application?

So you have an idea for a research proposal but now you are sitting in front of a blank computer...

Updates to website!

Updates to website!

After a quiet (ish) summer I have started to update some of the material on the website. In particular I...

First!

First!

Really important advice! think about the way you structure and present your research. Ask yourself the question, are you really...

Horizon 2020 – Recruitment of Experts

Horizon 2020 – Recruitment of Experts

The European Commission is currently asking people to register as an expert for future assessment rounds of Horizon 2020 funding....

The roller-coaster ride of research support

The roller-coaster ride of research support

Over the last couple of weeks, right at the height of the academic off-season, the three universities that I support...

So you have been awarded your grant…

So you have been awarded your grant…

Winning grants is tough, in fact we know it is really tough. Much time and energy is spent (often on...

British Academy competition timetable – start preparing now for the Autumn deadlines….

British Academy competition timetable – start preparing now for the Autumn deadlines….

Really useful outline of various timetables for British Academy Research Funding calls coming up in the Autumn. A range of...

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