Calls for proposals are open for network membership, kick-start
grants, travel grants, industrial engagement funding and
grant submission endorsements.
- Network membership proposal (open)
Network membership will ensure inclusion on the mailing
list for all information related to grants and meetings held
by the network. It will be granted to all those at a UK
institution having a background and track record relevant to
the topic area of the network. You can apply to become a
member of the network by submitting a 1-page proposal
which includes your name and contact details, your UK
affiliation, job title and a short description about your
current research and how your current activities align with
the Objectives and Activities
of the Network. Please also indicate at least one HLC topic
which is most relevant to your research (for examples of
current topics see the 'topic' columns in Objectives and Management). Please see below for
instruction on how to submit a membership proposal.
- Funding and endorsement proposals (open) For general information about kick-start grants, travel grants, industrial engagement funding and grant submission endorsements please see the page on Network Objectives and Activities. Please see below for detailed instructions.
NEW: Please note that the deadlines for kick-start, travel and industrial engagement proposals have been extended until Monday 31st May 2021. Notifications delayed until Monday 2nd August 2021.
All submissions are via the EasyChair
page for HLC 2021 Call for Proposals.
- Your submission title should include "Proposal for X: ...",
where X is either network membership, kick-start grants,
travel grants, industrial engagement funding, Innovate UK or
EPSRC grant submission endorsement. You can submit more than
one type of proposal.
- In the box for "Keywords", please include HLC topics which are most relevant to your proposal (for examples of current topics see the 'topic' columns in Objectives and Management).
- All submissions should be in single column format and use 11-point fonts for the main text. We strongly encourage using EPSRC proposal styles: "all (PDF) attachments must be completed in single-spaced typescript in Arial 11 or other sans serif typeface of equivalent size, with margins of at least 2cm Arial narrow and Calibri are not allowable font types. Text in embedded diagrams or pictures, numerical formulae or references can be smaller, as long as it is legible. Text in tables and figure labels not within embedded diagrams or pictures should be at least 11 point."
- Please note the page limit for different proposals: i.e. network membership (max 1 page), kick-start grants (max 3 pages), travel grants (max 2 pages), industrial engagement funding (max 2 pages).