The Carnegie Trust’s New Research Workshop Funding scheme

The Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland is piloting a new scheme during academic year 2018-19: Carnegie Research Workshop. The Trust expects to fund up to three workshops during this initial phase. This scheme aims to support the advancement …

November 5, 2018 | Funding opportunities


The Ethics of Engagement: Research, Knowledge Exchange and the Military Sector

11am-1.30 pm, 11th December, 2018 in The Byre Studio Organised by Alice König on behalf of the Visualising War Research Group. The aim: This short workshop will bring together interested academics to debate the opportunities, challenges, goals and ethical issues …

October 17, 2018 | Events


SFC Official Development Assistance GCRF 2018-20 internal call

This call is open for applications for projects spanning 1-3 years. St Andrews SFC ODA GCRF Guidance & Application Form 2018-19 Please send completed application forms to ris_gcrf@st-andrews.ac.uk by Thursday 8th November 2018. The University has recently secured funding through …

October 1, 2018 | Funding opportunities


NERC Standard Grants -January 2019

The internal call for applications to the NERC Standard Grants Scheme -January 2019 is now open. Table 1: Timescale Timescale 1 Internal deadline: completed “intention to submit” for to rpo@st-andrews.ac.uk (cc: busdev@st-andrews.ac.uk and your FAS contact) 5pm, 1 October 2018 …

September 27, 2018 | Funding opportunities


Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellowships

The internal call for applications to the Royal Academy of Engineering -Research Fellowships/ Engineering for Development Research Fellowships is now closed. Research Fellowships The Royal Academy of Engineering offers Research Fellowhips on a yearly basis to outstanding early career engineering …

September 12, 2018 | Funding opportunities


Arclight in Rwanda

The Global Health Team from the School of Medicine recently completed a national eye care training and distribution exercise in Rwanda utilizing the Arclight solar powered ophthalmoscope. The team, led by Dr Andrew Blaikie (Senior Lecturer and Consultant Ophthalmologist), delivered …

September 12, 2018 | Impact


Advanced Manufacturing in Fife

As part of our campaign to assist Advanced Manufacturing in Fife, Fife Council Economic Development, Centre for Engineering Education and Development (CeeD) and the Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Services are inviting you to join us for an Introduction to Industry 4.0 …

September 6, 2018 | Events


KE & Impact Fund 2018-19

The University of St Andrews KE & Impact Fund is open to University of St Andrews academic staff. The fund targets projects based on research conducted (solely or jointly) which enhance the institution’s achieved impact. The funding prioritises activities that …

August 16, 2018 | Funding opportunities


Resistance to root knot nematodes in rice

Asia is the main rice-growing region of the world and is responsible for about 90% of global rice production. Rice is the staple food for more than 50% of the population in Asia, a figure that can reach up to …

July 30, 2018 | Biology


UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships

The UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship Scheme (FLF) aims to develop, retain, attract and sustain research and innovation talent in the UK. Providing up to seven years funding, for at least 550 early-career researchers and innovators, the scheme will tackle difficult …

July 27, 2018 | Funding opportunities