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Interreg February 2017


A new section on approved projects is now available on the Interreg 2 Seas website.  The section is introduced by a brief state of play, demonstrating key figures on the Programme implementation.

You can filter the projects by member state, priority axis and specific objective. Click a project and find more details about the partnership, objectives, main outputs, etc.

Click here to explore the 2 Seas projects


Funding opportunites for Medical Research Council


The Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI) are pleased to relaunch the UK-Korea Partnering Awards scheme, aimed at fostering links between researchers in the UK and in Korea. We invite joint applications from researchers based in the UK and Korea. The deadline for applications is  31st January 2016. Successful awards will be announced in early 2017.  for more information please click here

Research Professional Updates

For updates including ‘Patten calls on peers to block higher education bill’ click on the link  http://bit.ly/2h2GZO2

For updates including ‘Cabinet Office calls time on ‘gagging clause’ for research’ click on the link http://bit.ly/2h2LDf6

For updates including ‘CRUK plans £226m funding for research centres’ click on the link http://bit.ly/2g5EbQI


MRC Funding opportunity


MRC-NIHR Methodology State of the Art Workshop on Measurement Reactivity

The MRC/NIHR Methodology Research Programme Advisory Group has determined that understanding Measurement Reactivity (an individual’s behavioural, emotional and psychological change as a result of being measured) in medical/healthcare research contexts is a key area of uncertainty, and as such will provide up to £50,000 to lead a workshop.  Fro more details follow the link http://bit.ly/2fsnoSG

SPHEIR call for proposals now open

The next SPHEIR call for partnership proposals is now open.   This new competitive grant fund is seeking applications from partnerships — groups of organisations from across the higher education, private, government and civil society sectors — working to transform higher education in low-income countries. The call is open until 20 February 2017.

Grants of between £1 million and £5 million are available for partnerships lasting from two to four years.  Find out more at www.spheir.org.uk/apply/call-for-proposalswp