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Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (EEID) Program 2019 - US-UK, China and Israel call for proposals

The multi-agency Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases EEID programme is now open.  This international joint call is supported in the UK by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Fund for International Collaboration and is being led by BBSRC on behalf of (BBSRC, ESRC, EPSRC, MRC and NERC).

Transforming the UK food system for healthy people and a healthy environment call and workshops

  • Time remaining: 1w 2d 0h 29m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 8 Oct 2019
  • Closing date: 26 Nov 2019 16:00 GMT
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) in partnership with government are pleased to announce a highly ambitious £25 million call for research to fundamentally transform the UK food system, by placing healthy people and a healthy natural environment at its centre. Proposals are invited for interdisciplinary research consortia to take a systems approach, linking healthy and accessible diets with sustainable food production and supply to help drive food system transformation. This programme aims to address health, environmental and social challenges simultaneously, bringing together researchers, policymakers, business and civil society to develop evidence for multi-pronged and simultaneous action across the food system.

Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Nov 2019

  • Time remaining: 1w 3d 0h 29m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 15 Oct 2019
  • Closing date: 27 Nov 2019 16:00 GMT
  • Meeting date: 22 - 23 Jan 2020
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

DPFS is an ongoing scheme, with outline deadlines every 4 months.

Further details of open and future DPFS deadlines can be found on the submission deadlines page for the scheme.

The DPFS scheme is a key part of our Translational Research Strategy and supports the translation of fundamental discoveries toward benefits to human health. It funds the pre-clinical development and early clinical testing of novel therapeutics, devices and diagnostics, including “repurposing” of existing therapies.

Invite to build interdisciplinary networks to address air quality challenges at the indoor/outdoor interface

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) invites proposals for interdisciplinary networks under the second wave of the Strategic Priorities Fund (SPF) Clean Air programme.

UK-Canada Globalink Doctoral Exchange Scheme

A new and exciting opportunity for UKRI and Canadian doctoral students to participate in a UK-Canada research exchange scheme. Supported by UKRI and Mitacs, up to 200 UK doctoral candidates will have the opportunity to develop into global citizens, with international competencies, during 12-week research placements in Canadian universities; a similar number of Canadian students will visit UK universities.