Posts from January 2016

NORFACE Inequalities across the Life Course call now open

18 January 2016

Please note that the NORFACE Inequalities across the Life Course call is now open, information available on both ESRC and NORFACE websites.

Both large and small proposals up to a value of €1,500,000 are being sought, investigating one or more of four themes relating to dimensions of inequality:

1) early life influences and outcomes;
2) early adult transitions into tertiary education, vocational training and economic activity;
3) labour market and family trajectories and the growth of inequality; and
4) labour market participation in later life and retirement.

There is a two-stage application process, with stage one Outline Proposal deadline on March 30 2016, 13.00 Central European Time.

Please contact the funding team if you wish to discuss a proposal.

Santander Funding

7 January 2016

The Santander Funding Scheme is now open for its second round of applications for this academic year.  This fund facilitates mobility for a range of research activity that you may be engaged with and offers different levels of awards – £500, £1,000 and £5,000.  Full details of the scheme, including criteria and how to apply can be found at:

http://www.salford.ac.uk/santander/santander-universities-travel-award-information-for-staff

The deadline for applications is 26 February 2016.

Please contact d.woodman@salford.ac.uk if you have any questions.