New funding schemes available

With eight NRN-LCEE research Clusters successfully awarded, the NRN-LCEE has opened two more funding schemes to boost Welsh science.

The NRN-LCEE Research Development Fund is available for initiaves that support new research developments and/or expand opportunities for knowledge transfer, as well as engagement with stakeholders and industry. The first call for this fund has closed earlier this month and awards will be announced soon. Th next call will open on 1 July, with future calls every quarter.

The NRN-LCEE Returning Fellowships are avilable for researchers returning after a minimum of 12 months away from their work for reasons of maternity leave/ paternity leave / adoption leave/ health reasons/ caring leave. The deadline for this call is 28 August 2015.

Further information about our funded research and future funding opportunities is available on our website:

Publication date: 22 June 2015