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EARLY CAREER RESEARCHER FUNDING CALL NOW OPEN

The TFI Network+ is looking to fund high quality projects that, with industrial participation, have potential to drive transformative impact in the Foundation Industries and will also enhance the career of the applicant. 

Call opens 9th May 2022

Deadline 15th July 2022

Supporting sustainability and transformation in the Foundation Industries on the path to Net-Zero.

In recognition of the global and national importance of these industries, the Engineering and Physical Science Research Council has awarded £2M of funds to form the TFI Network+ with aim to assist the foundation industries to remain competitive whilst simultaneously facing challenges from environmental legislation and the drive towards net-zero carbon 2050.

The core aim of TFI Network+ is to co-create with the Foundation Industries new science and technology that can transform their sustainability and performance by coordinating and channelling a wide range of expertise throughout UK academia in themes such as energy efficiency, manufacturing informatics, next generation processes and circular economy.

Upcoming events from TFI Network+

Blue Skies, Green Future webinar: The bulk materials in 2050 with Absolute Zero emissions

Blue Skies, Green Future webinar: The bulk materials in 2050 with Absolute Zero emissions

25th May 2022, 10:00-11:00, virtaul via Zoom Register to attend The ‘Blue Skies, Green Future’ webinar series is presented by…

Workshop for Post-Doctoral Researchers – Funding for small projects

Workshop for Post-Doctoral Researchers – Funding for small projects

23 May 2022 Virtual via Zoom Register to attend The Transforming Foundation Industries Network+ has available funding for small projects…

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