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Design in Innovation Research Development Funding

Closing Date: 31/10/2013

This call is aimed at supporting groups of researchers (including academics, design practitioners, businesses and any other relevant non-academic organisations or individuals) to be able to hold exploratory workshops, networking and collaborative activities, or conduct original research reviews, scoping studies or capacity building activities. This call is aimed at supporting research development activities at an earlier stage than is usually the case under other AHRC schemes such as the Research Networking scheme.

Cultural Value Project Targeted Call for Critical Reviews and Research Development Awards and Expressions of Interest to deliver Expert workshops

Closing Date: 07/11/2013

In supporting the Cultural Value Project, the AHRC wishes to make a major contribution to how we think about the value of arts and culture to individuals and to society. The objective of the Project is to develop a framework within which the different components of cultural value will be identified and to establish for each of the components methodologies and appropriate types of evidence for evaluating their contribution.

Care for the Future Early Career Researcher Workshop

Closing Date: 11/11/2013

This open call invites Early Career Researchers (ECRs) to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) to attend, and contribute to, the ECR Workshop for Care for the Future: Thinking Forward Through the Past.  The facilitated workshop will be highly participative, interactive and open to innovative ideas from participants about future research opportunities and priorities for Care for the Future.

Empathy and Trust In Communicating Online (EMoTICON) Sandpit

Closing Date: 11/11/2013

The AHRC is working in partnership with ESRC, EPSRC, Dstl and CPNI, to commission new research to develop a greater understanding of how empathy and trust are developed, maintained, transformed and lost in social media interactions.

Ethics and Rights in a Security Context Call

Closing Date: 21/11/2013

As part of the RCUK Global Uncertainties Programme, the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) wish to commission new, multi-disciplinary and innovative research projects to develop greater understanding of how questions of ethics and rights play out in a security environment, with a focus on governance.

The AHRC Creative Economy Showcase 2014: Invitation to submit Expressions of Interest

Closing Date: 27/11/2013

The AHRC Creative Economy Showcase will be targeted at policy-makers, business leaders in the creative industries and other sectors, knowledge exchange practitioners and Directors of research in universities, senior representatives from AHRC’s partner organisations in the Creative Economy, representatives from the AHRC’s investments in the Creative Economy and other stakeholders.

Call for Applications: UnBox LABS 2014

Closing Date: 06/12/2013

The UnBox LABS 2014 is an exciting project that brings together creative practitioners, artists and researchers from the UK & India for a 10-day lab experience that explores the theme of 'FUTURE CITIES'. The project is a collaboration between UnBox, British Council, the AHRC, Science & Innovation Network, supported by the REACT Creative Economy Hub and the National Institute of Design in Ahmedabad, India.

Digital Research & Development Fund for the Arts

Closing Date: 30/12/2013

The £7 million Digital R&D Fund for the Arts is a partnership between the Arts Council, the AHRC and Nesta.

It will support research and development projects that use digital technology to enhance audience reach and/or explore new business models for organisations with arts projects.

Digital Research and Development Fund for the Arts

Closing Date: 07/01/2014

The Digital Research & Development Fund for the Arts is a partnership between, Arts Council England, the Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the National Endowment for Science Technology and the Arts (NESTA). The £7 million fund supports collaboration between organisations with arts projects, technology providers, and researchers.