Newton Fund opportunities (various)
Various calls opening throughout the year funding activities including: capacity building, fellowships and mobility schemes; research collaborations and innovation partnerships to develop innovative solutions to development issues for Newton partner countries.
GCRF Research Councils calls (various)
Link to all open GCRF calls led by one or more of the UK's Research Councils (AHRC, BBSRC, EPSRC, ESRC, MRC, NERC, STFC) or UKRI.
UK-German Funding Initiative in the Humanities
The UK Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) invite proposals with a view to bringing together arts and humanities researchers in the UK and humanities (including law and linguistics) researchers in Germany to conduct outstanding joint UK-German research projects.
DFID, MRC, NIHR, Wellcome
Joint Global Health Trials scheme – call 9 Development Grants
The UK Department for International Development (DFID), the UK Medical Research Council (MRC), the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and Wellcome launch of the ninth call for proposals under this initiative to fund global health trials.
International Investment Initiative (i3)
Research England has launched a new, competitive, £4m fund designed to help English Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) expand their existing research collaborations with universities and research organisations outside of the UK. Up to £500,000 may be applied for, to be allocated over up to five years (AY 19/20, 20/21, 21/22, 22/23, 23/24).
Trans-Atlantic Platform (T-AP) - Social Innovation
The Trans-Atlantic Platform (T-AP) is a collaboration among key humanities and social science funders in Europe and the Americas. The UK funding bodies are the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), who are making a total of £1.5 million available for this activity.
Joint call with the Africa Research Excellence Fund
The AREF/EDCTP Preparatory Fellowship targets outstanding early-career researchers residing in or wishing to relocate to sub-Saharan Africa who demonstrate independent scientific thinking and have potential to deliver locally relevant research with measurable impact and within the scope of the EDCTP2 programme
British Council, DST
UKIERI Call for Proposals 2018
Applications are invited from India and UK Higher Education Institutions to apply for Research Grants under UKIERI-DST Research Partnerships 2018-19.
2018 MRC-KHIDI UK-Korea Partnering Awards
The MRC and the Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI) relaunch the UK-Korea Partnering Awards scheme, aimed at fostering links between researchers in the UK and in Korea
Weizmann UK Joint Research Programme
The purpose of this programme is to establish scientific cooperation between Weizmann and UK scientists by providing seed funds to initiate research ties that will later enable joint applications to international programmes but not to support existing collaborations
UK-Korea Dementia Research Call 2019
This initiative will provide funding for high-quality collaborative research projects focused on addressing the global challenge of dementia. In total, up to £1.35 million will be made available for this initiative
MET Office, DFID
Development of African academic and research capacity to facilitate the integration of local knowledge and terminology, including indigenous knowledge, into weather information and warnings in the Lake Victoria Basin