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Interdisciplinary sandpit session to discuss RCUK funding calls on CONFLICT - 26 August

Wednesday 26 August, 3-5pm, REG CR1

The calls are part-funded by the AHRC and the ESRC, and organised via the The Partnership for Conflict, Crime and Security Research. (The EPSRC will consider co-funding projects which cross into its remit, particularly in relation to the connections between conflict and digital technologies and/or cyber-security.)

Interdisciplinary Innovation Awards (≤ 18 months; ≤ £100k fEC) support the development of innovative, adventurous, higher risk, interdisciplinary research, inc. projects at an earlier stage of interdisciplinary evolution and/or led by Early Career Researchers.

Interdisciplinary Research Grants (≤ 48 months; £400-800k fEC) support innovative interdisciplinary research proposals addressing one or more of the following strands within the Conflict theme: (1) New Perspectives on the Changing Character and Mosaic of Conflict, and Transitions to and from Conflict, through Time; (2) Community Experiences of, and Responses to, Conflict; (3) Conflict in the Information Age.

Call application deadline: 22 October 2015.

More info.:

Please email to reserve a place.

We will also use this session to explore the possibility of involving partners from Eastern ARC.

If you are interested but unable to attend, please send an outline of your area of interest to We will share this at the session and send you a summary afterwards.