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International fellowships for doctoral and early career researchers

Apply for a fellowship at an international institution.

You must be either:

  • a PhD student currently funded by AHRC (or ESRC for specific opportunities)
  • an early career researcher based at a UK research organisation eligible for AHRC funding

Scoping and developing a new UK-China creative industries R&I hub

Apply for funding to lead the scoping and development of a new UK-China Creative Industries Research and Innovation Hub.

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

UKRI circular fashion programme: recycling and sorting demonstrator

UK registered businesses can apply for a share of up to £4 million for a demonstration of innovative technologies, services and processes for the UK’s fashion and textile sector.

Climate change and modern slavery

Apply for funding to generate new evidence on how policies on climate change can recognise, address and impact on modern slavery risks or linkages between modern slavery and climate change.

Projects may be led by either a UK higher education institution, an approved research organisation eligible to receive UKRI funding or a charity registered in the UK.

Pre-announcement: UKRI Centres for Doctoral Training in artificial intelligence

Apply for funding for a Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in the applications and implications of artificial intelligence (AI).

Proposals are welcomed within priority areas from across the remit of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) addressing UK training needs in novel and existing AI technologies.

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

Collaborate with researchers in Norway

UKRI and RCN have signed a Money Follows Cooperation agreement to enable collaborative applications between researchers in the UK and Norway. UKRI funding will be provided for co-investigators from Norway in successful applications.

Conditions will differ depending on the funding opportunity.

Early career fellowships in cultural and heritage institutions

Apply for funding to conduct research at cultural and heritage institutions.

You must:

  • be an early career researcher
  • have either a doctorate in a relevant subject or equivalent professional experience and skills
  • have the support of an eligible host such as an independent research organisation in the culture and heritage sector

AHRC Exhibition Fund

Apply for funding to support the co-design and delivery of exhibitions and public engagement activities.

The fund will support equitable and innovative collaborations between higher education institutions, independent research organisations and non-academic partners from galleries, libraries and museums.

Apply to be an academic consultant on NHS Untold Film Stories

Apply to be an academic consultant on NHS film projects to:

  • work with a BFI curator to support film teams creating films inspired by the BFI’s NHS on Film archive
  • support film teams to deliver community engagement programmes for diverse audiences

This is part of the NHS’ 75th anniversary in 2023.

Pre-announcement: Green Transition Ecosystems

Apply for funding to conduct research to address distinct challenges posed by the climate crisis, including but not limited to realising net zero goals.

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

Green Transition Ecosystems will connect directly with the wider Future Observatory: Design the Green Transition programme.

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