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Pre-announcement: addressing environmental challenges: NERC highlight topics 2023

Apply for funding to address 1 of 6 environmental ‘highlight topic’ research challenges.

You must be a UK resident and employed by an eligible UK research organisation.

NERC large grant to tackle big environmental science questions: Mar 2023

Apply for funding to support innovative, large-scale and complex projects that tackle big science questions and have the potential to produce world-leading research.

You must be:

  • a UK resident
  • employed by an eligible UK research organisation

Artificial intelligence research to enable UK’s net zero target

Apply for funding for research into the use of artificial intelligence in addressing net zero challenges.

Applications must cross at least 2 research councils remits and respond to the highlighted themes.

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

EPSRC Centres for Doctoral Training

Apply for funding for Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs) to deliver high quality, cohort-based doctoral education.

Applications are welcome from eligible institutions that are able to demonstrate the ability to host a CDT by meeting all the criteria detailed in the opportunity.

UKRI Centres for Doctoral Training in artificial intelligence

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

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

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

Derisking geological disposal of radioactive waste in the UK

Apply for funding to understand and predict how lower strength sedimentary host rock environments might be impacted by the introduction of a geological disposal facility for radioactive waste.

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

We encourage proposals from diverse groups of researchers.

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.

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.

Transforming UK food systems through trade

Apply for funding to support interdisciplinary research aiming to transform the UK food system for healthy people and a healthy environment through trade.

Your project can be led by an eligible UK-based researcher in any discipline and relevant economics expertise must be represented in the team.

Pushing the frontiers of environmental science research: Jan 2023

Apply for funding to pursue an ambitious, high-risk and high-reward project in environmental science.

You must be:

  • based at a UK research organisation eligible for NERC funding
  • at lecturer level, or equivalent.

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