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Please pay attention to detail – it can help you win grants!

Please pay attention to detail – it can help you win grants!

Nothing frustrates me more than a lack of attention to detail on a grant application. In my job I am...

A hard life for Early Career Researchers?

A hard life for Early Career Researchers?

You may have noticed the recent announcement (and follow up announcement) by the ESRC about changes to their standard grant scheme....

Wellcome Trust Seed Awards

Wellcome Trust Seed Awards

Latest Seed Funding Opportunities from the Wellcome Trust.

How to write a simple research methods section

How to write a simple research methods section

Some great advice when putting together a research methods section for a funding application. The trap that is described is...

In defence of the crowd

In defence of the crowd

A really interesting read. Crowdfunding is not well developed as a research funding option here in the UK. I think...

Research Impact Network Event – **NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATIONS**

Research Impact Network Event – **NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATIONS**

Impact within research in HE looks like it is here to stay. Following the REF Impact continues to develop and...

Time to write a grant application? Give yourself Time!

Time to write a grant application? Give yourself Time!

To pull a strong application together there are three key things to do (well there are lots of other things...

Let’s talk about Ethics

Let’s talk about Ethics

Ok, I know nobody wants to talk about ethics! It never ceases to amaze me how little understanding there is...

New ESRC Funding Opportunities

New ESRC Funding Opportunities

Two calls have been announced recently by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) which will be of interest to...

To Tender or not to Tender….

To Tender or not to Tender….

Having come from a background in consultancy and government where tendering for work and evaluating tender proposals was an everyday...

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