As part of the recently launched Innovation Optimiser, the UMIP Enterprise Team are proud to announce the Propeller Fund. Selected candidates are to receive expert mentoring assistance and funding support to catapult their business ideas toward fruition and success. Entries can be anything from a simple idea, to a fully formed business plan. We also encourage entries previously … [Read more...] about UMIP Propeller Fund – Got a business idea?
Developing and funding research projects This training session will teach you how to develop projects from your research. In particular it aims to help students put together applications for particular types of funding: AHRC student-led initiatives; artsmethods researcher-led initiatives; placements; partnerships with non-University partners; Cultural Engagement funding; … [Read more...] about Upcoming SALC workshop “Developing and funding research projects” 21st Jan, 2-4pm
University of Manchester Examination Invigilation opportunity Semester 1 2016 exams – Monday 18th January 2016 – Friday 29th January 2016 Completed application forms received by: 12noon Friday 18th December 2015 Notification of shortlisting: Thursday 7th January 2016 Interview: Tuesday 12th January 2016 Training: Thursday 14th January 2016 Information and application … [Read more...] about Exam Invigilator Opportunities for PhD students – Apply by 18th Dec
Expressions of Interest are invited, and all submissions should be emailed to email@example.com by Friday 4th December 2015 Entrepreneurial skills of networking, marketing and self-motivation are increasingly sought both inside and outside of academia. If you are thinking of moving to industry after your PhD degree or you are heading for an academic … [Read more...] about Reminder: Enterprise in Humanities Funding Open, Deadline 4th Dec
Every year the Legatum Institute runs a policy ideas competition for young researchers. The competition may be of interest to students, both undergraduate and postgraduate, and researchers. This year the Institute is asking the question: ‘How can we ensure that ageing societies are more prosperous societies?’ The competition, held this year in partnership with AIG, provides … [Read more...] about Annual Policy Ideas Competition 2015/16 Legatum Institute