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Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowship

Lancaster University is inviting applications from early career researchers seeking support for their application to the Leverhulme Trust's Early Career Fellowship scheme.

The University invites early career researchers seeking support for their application to get in touch with host departments to discuss their application in the first instance. Details about the University’s internal process can be found via the link below and the internal application deadline is 12 pm on Friday 15 January 2016. Applications should be submitted together with a host department recommendation letter.

Please find attached the call details here

Leverhulme Application Form

Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowships

Leverhulme Trust Grants Management System

UKRO Horizon 2020 Event - 18th November 2015

The Central Research Office has organised two sessions on specific Horizon 2020 actions: European Research Council (ERC), Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) and Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA). The Morning session will also include a short introduction to Horizon 2020 as well as latest news.

The sessions will primarily be delivered by Ian Devine, Lancaster’s representative from the UK Research Office (UKRO). UKRO’s mission is to promote effective UK engagement in EU research, innovation and higher education activities and they are also the UK national contact point for Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) and the European Research Council (ERC), both in Pillar 1 of the Horizon 2020 programme. please see here for the days itinary.

All interested staff are invited to attend. Colleagues are welcome to attend the full day or individual sessions. Please book your place on this event by replying to

The RCSO provides an advice and guidance service in support of externally-funded research grants and projects.

Details of the support provided can be found here:-


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