Career and skills development - NERC

NERC studentships

NERC awards studentship funding directly to universities and other research organisations. Funding is either responsive (for any research topic within our remit area) or directed (for specific challenges in our remit)

Research centre training programme

Training courses for NERC-funded students and early career researchers within our science remit

Research councils' Individual Merit Promotion (IMP) scheme

The main promotion route for senior scientific researchers who’ve made an outstanding contribution in their field

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