New Generation Thinkers 2013 Closes
The AHRC and BBC Radio 3 are looking for applications for the New
Generation Thinkers 2013 scheme. Up to 60 successful applicants will have
a chance to develop their programme-making ideas with experienced BBC
producers at a series of dedicated workshops and, of these, up to ten
will become Radio 3's resident New Generation Thinkers. More
details can be found on our website.
International Highlight notice New funding
Interested in establishing or expanding networks to China, Brazil, India
or Taiwan? The AHRC has just announced a new highlight notice in the
research networking scheme that covers all these countries. Find
out more on our website
Policy Highlight notice New funding
A new highlight notice is now in place to support public policy
engagement, fostering partnership and collaboration between researchers,
policy makers, and policy intermediary bodies. Find
out more on our website
opportunitity for international collaboration New policy
The AHRC has introduced a new policy that allows applicants to include
Co-investigators based overseas on Research Grants and Research
Networking proposals. Further
information is available on our website.
courses for AHRC award-holders 14 January,
Workshop for AHRC fund-holders who are interested in contributing to
Wikipedia or other Wikimedia projects, or learning more about engaging
and collaborating with the Wikimedia community. For
information please see our website.
events A selection
of events organised by our award holders
Homes, Queer Families: a history and policy debate
17 December, London
to Goya: prints and drawings from Spain
Until 6 January, London
We have a range of AHRC stickers, posters and pens for your AHRC-funded
event. We would also like to help promote your AHRC activities via the
website, on twitter, or in the Research Councils UK weekly newsletter.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Placement Scheme Closing
date: 15 January
The annual AHRC/ESRC International Placement Scheme (IPS) is open for
applications it provides 3 - 6 month, funded research fellowships for
AHRC/ESRC-funded PhD students and Early Career Researchers, including
those at an LBAS Centre, to: The Library of Congress, Washington DC, USA;
The Huntington Library, California, USA; National Institutes for the
Humanities, Japan; Sarai Research Programme, Delhi, India.
For information on the scheme please see the AHRC IPS webpages.
Theme Large Grants Call Closing
Large Grants under the Science in Culture, Digital Transformations and
Translating Cultures themes are now available. Successful proposals under
the Large Grants call are expected to support research activities of a
scale and ambition beyond that normally required for a standard AHRC
Further information can be found on the website.
Non-AHRC News and Competitions News from
the arts and humanities community
The following items are not AHRC news but may be of interest to our
The National Gallery Archive catalogue is now available to search online.
Through this new feature, anyone can search the archival catalogue and
request an appointment to visit the archive to view the physical
document. More information can be
found on the National Gallery website.