Funding opportunities available under the Partnership for Conflict, Crime and Security Research enable individuals and groups to conduct leading research in academic institutions and independent research centres.
Drawing upon funding allocated from the Global Challenges Research Fund, PaCCS partners, the ESRC and AHRC, are inviting proposals for two calls to support interdisciplinary and innovative research in areas relevant to the PaCCS Conflict Theme. As part of these calls, academic researchers and practitioners are encouraged to explore possible collaborations through a newly established networking database, where offers for collaboration can be submitted and shared with others interested in the calls.
Open for Applications
The Department of Defense (Pentagon) calls for proposals for the 2016 Minerva Research Initiative awards, seeking fundamental understanding of the social and cultural forces shaping U.S. strategic interests globally. Closing Date: 15.00 (EST) on 17 June.
The ESRC, in collaboration with Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), are launching a call for innovative, interdisciplinary projects focusing on the experiences of the forced displaced (both internationally and internally) whether due to poverty, war, conflict, persecution or human rights violations. Closing Date: 16:00 on 20 July 2016.
Full proposals are invited for Interdisciplinary Innovation Awards of up to £100,000 (fEC) and up to 18 months duration. This call is funded from the initial allocations the AHRC and ESRC under the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF). Closing Date: 16.00 on 28 July.
The Partnership, through EPSRC, wishes to support early and established career fellows in the priority area of Trust, Identity, Privacy and Security (TIPS). Applications are invited from those with a core programme of outstanding, innovative research. As a fellow, you will need to blend and balance the technological, economic, social, cultural, behavioural and political to address the complex challenges of this priority successfully.