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Subject: Restricted call: TRDF: Transformative Research Technologies (internal deadline 5 August 2019)

Together BBSRC, EPSRC and MRC have announced the  TRDF: Transformative Research Technologies


The aim of the call is to support the early-stage development of cutting edge, high-impact transformative research technologies based on new advances in fundamental engineering, physical and life sciences which are essential to sustaining the vibrancy of life sciences discovery research in the UK. These technology developments should offer the potential of a step-change in the state-of-the-art for the given field.


Applications must be between 6 and 18 months duration and are not expected to exceed £150,000 (£187,000 100% FEC).


University Internal selection:

The Funder has requested research organisations to consider the scope and eligibility of potential applications to the call, and prioritise appropriately, prior to submission. Therefore, this call will be managed according to the University's restricted calls policy.


To take part in the internal selection process please submit the attached internal selection form together with a support letter from the Head of the Department / Centre / Institute that will hold the grant, confirming their support for the project and agreement to host the grant to by 5 August 2019.


Funder deadline: 16:00 on 17 September 2019.


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Posted on 11/07/2019

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