Published on: 12 March, 2018
Researchers from across the UK, the globe and from a wide variety of disciplines gathered last week to address the building of resilience to environmental hazards, both natural and man-made, in developing countries.
Read more about Building Resilience event highlights the benefits of collaboration in responding to natural disasters
Published on: 8 March, 2018
This International Women’s Day (IWD), the music of five women composers who have been forgotten throughout history, will be revived, thanks to a joint initiative between the Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and BBC Radio 3.
Read more about Forgotten female composers celebrated in a special IWD 2018 Concert
Published on: 6 March, 2018
The UK government has (March 5 2018) issued a document to clarify the UK’s eligibility to participate in Horizon 2020, the EU's flagship programme for science, research and innovation.
Read more about Government position on UK Participation in Horizon 2020
Published on: 2 March, 2018
The Arts and Humanities Research Council has announced the appointment of Professor Edward Harcourt to the position of Director of Research, Strategy and Innovation.
Read more about Professor Edward Harcourt appointed Director of Research, Strategy and Innovation for AHRC
Published on: 23 February, 2018
The Arts and Humanities Research Council today (Friday, 23 February) announced the shortlisted bids for its £80m Creative Industries Clusters Programme (CICP).
Read more about Shortlist announced after huge demand to be involved in Creative Industries Clusters Programme
Published on: 21 February, 2018
BBC Radio 3 and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) have today announced 2018’s cohort of New Generation Thinkers; ten academics at the start of their careers who have a flair for communicating their research to the public.
Read more about The Broadcasters of the Future - New Generation Thinkers 2018
Published on: 9 February, 2018
The Arts and Humanities Research Council is to continue its scheme to expand PHD studentships to non-higher education institutions, with a new call in 2018.
Read more about AHRC to open new Collaborative Doctoral Partnerships call for 2018
Published on: 9 February, 2018
Current AHRC-funded PhD Students are to get the opportunity to attend the ETF and participate in a new training and mentoring programme that will help them get work in - or with - the television industry.
Read more about Training for PhD Students at this year's Edinburgh Television Festival
Published on: 6 February, 2018
Arts and humanities researchers are being encouraged to apply for funding for around 15 Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs) focused on areas relevant to artificial intelligence.
Read more about Call opens for Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs) focused on artificial intelligence
Published on: 31 January, 2018
Chris Packham's book Fingers in the Sparkle Jar has been voted Britain's favourite piece of nature writing in an online poll organised by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
Read more about Chris Packham's Fingers in the Sparkle Jar voted UK's favourite nature book