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RCUK China Funding Opportunities

RCUK Office in India logoCurrent opportunities for those interested in UK/China Collaborations are below. Please follow the links for further information.

Open Calls

Developing financial systems to support sustainable growth in China* (networking event expressions of interest)

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the National Science Foundation of China (NSFC) will shortly be launching a call for research proposals focusing on developing financial systems to support sustainable growth in China. On 16/17 June 2016, the funding agencies will hold a two-day joint networking event in Shanghai, China. ESRC are inviting expressions of interest from UK-based academic experts who would be interested in attending the networking event.

Closing date: 13 May 2016

* UK-China Research and Innovation Partnership Fund (Newton Fund)

The Newton Fund is a new initiative intended to strengthen research and innovation partnerships between the UK and emerging knowledge economies. Research Councils UK is one of several UK delivery partners for the Newton Fund and will be working strategically with partner countries to develop a series of research activities to address challenges defined by the overarching ambitions of the Fund.

The UK and China are collaborating on a number of research calls under the Newton Fund. Details of all Research Council opportunities under the Newton Fund can be found here.

Information on previous funding Opportunities can be found here.


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