NOVEMBER 20 Funding Roundup

Leverhulme: Research Fellowships12 November 2020 Leverhulme: Research Project Grants1 December 2020 NERC: Knowledge Exchange Fellowships2 December 2020 KTN-iX Challenge – Environmentally sustainable compounds for hair conditioners11 December 2020 FEMS Research and Training GrantsDeadline(s): 1 January 2021/ 1 July 2021 Leverhulme: Study Abroad Studentships11 January 2021 The Branco Weiss Fellowship – …

NOVEMBER 20 Events Roundup

The Biochemical Society – Digital Biology: Advanced computational approaches to biological design and engineering20 November 2020 The Biochemical Society – Developments in Industrial Biotechnology26 November 2020 KTN: Accelerating Net Zero Chemical Manufacturing: Waste polymers as a feedstock24 November 2020 KTN: #IdeasMeanBusiness: The legalities of running a small business25 November 2020 …

OCTOBER 20 Funding Roundup

EPSRC Engineering Early Career ForumEPSRC is seeking applications from Early Career industrialists, academics, and from individuals working in the third sector and government organisations to join the Engineering Early Career Forum.Deadline: 19 October 2020 2020 BBSRC-NSF/BIO Lead Agency OpportunityDeadline (Intention to submit): 21 October 2020 CIWEM: The Margetts Bursary 23 …

OCTOBER 20 Events Roundup

HVB webinar: Discovery, development and production of high value bio-based products 20-21 October 2020 (Zoom) CIWEM: 25 years of biological phosphorus removal in Severn Trent21 October 2020, online NICOLE Virtual Autumn 2020 Workshop21-23 October 2020 Worldwide Universities Network: Early Career Researcher (ECR) International Network Development Program – inaugural event28 October …

SEPTEMBER 20 Events Roundup

RemTech Expo Digital21-25 September 2020 E3BNet: Making the most of your research: top tips for writing a good paper29th September 2020, online seminar AquaEnviro: Delivering on net zero carbon in wastewater management. Progress and prospects29 September 2020, online KTN: Accelerating Net Zero Chemical Manufacturing: Carbon Capture – 29 September 2020 …

SEPTEMBER 20 Funding Roundup

National Biofilms Innovation Centre (NBIC): Flexible Talent Mobility Award (FTMA) – Innovation Placements & Innovation Fellowships Open in September 2020. ERC Starting Grant mentoring event Interested in applying for a European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant in the January 2021 round? Join the mentoring webinar by registering here. 21 September …

AUGUST 20 Funding Roundup

Young Innovators Awards 2020/21Deadline: 2 September 2020Young people can apply for an award to make their business idea a reality – £5,000 grant, tailored business support and a living allowance. NERC: Preparing for Future Clean Air Challenges: Interdisciplinary research and innovation consortia Deadline: (Notification of Intent): 3 September 2020 HVB Proof …

AUGUST 20 Events Roundup

FREE: AquaEnviro Webinars: Ask the Expert Microscopic Examination of Activated Sludge – 27 August 2020 Nutrient Removal and Recovery Conference (virtual conference) 1-3 September 2020 (Finland) KTN: Enabling green recovery webinar series 15 September 2020—9 December 2020 European Waste Water Management Conference 13th – 14th October 2020, Manchester Delivering on Net …

JULY 20 Events Roundup

AquaEnviro – multiple FREE: Water Resources – Securing Long-term Resilience (virtual conference)30 July 2020 FREE Webinars: Ask the ExpertTroubleshooting Wastewater Treatment Systems – 5 August 2020Microscopic Examination of Activated Sludge – 27 August 2020 Nutrient Removal and Recovery Conference (virtual conference)1-3 September 2020 (Finland) European Waste Water Management Conference13-14 October …

JULY 20 Funding Roundup

NERC NERC Discovery Science Standard Grant Deadline: now 28 July 2020 Innovate UKThe £191m Sustainable Innovation Fund is a fund to help all sectors of the UK recover, grow and create new opportunities from the aftermath of Covid-19. Sustainable Innovation Fund Round 1 Deadline: 29 July 2020 (£100-500K) Sustainable Innovation …

JUNE 20 Funding Roundup

Leverhulme International Professorships 19 June 2020 BBSRC: Strategic Longer and Larger grants: Frontier bioscience 2020/21 30 July 2020 KTN/UK Seafood Innovation Fund 26 June 2020 Knowledge Transfer Partnerships – July-Oct 2020 7 October 2020 The National Lottery Various – by region incl. “Communities and Groups” Horizon 2020: Fast Track to …

JUNE 20 Event Roundup

KETBIO Booster Conference – online registration here. 7 June 2020 KTN: Nature Inspired Solutions Special Interest Group – short webinar series Nature Inspired Construction – 23 June; Nature Inspired Manufacturing – 14 July; Nature Inspired Engineering – 4 August; Nature Inspired Future Flight – 28 August KTN: OPEN FORUM for …

MAY 20 Events Roundup

CIWM: Resourcing the Future Conference9-10 June 2020, London IWA: 5th International Conference on Ecotechnologies for Wastewater Treatment21-25 June 2021, Milano, Italy (NOTE POSTPONEMENT FROM JUNE 2020) EUBCE6-9 July 2020, MarseilleEvent rescheduled due to Covid-19 outbreak. IFIB1-2 October 2020, Rome EFIB5-6 October 2020, Frankfurt

APRIL 20 Funding Roundup

E3B Network Proof of Concept Call – £25KDeadline: 29 May 2020 Supergen Energy Storage Network Call 2020 (Round 1)Deadline: 1 June 2020 HVB: Proof of Concept Call 2020 Deadline: 14 September 2020Two targeted calls: High value biorenewable products or processes for industry – projects require industrial partners.  (Joint funding call with …