Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative

The Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative funding opportunity is offered by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Medical Research Council (MRC), in collaboration with three Canadian federal research funding agencies – the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC). ESRC is coordinating this initiative.

The call aims to support innovative and cutting-edge interdisciplinary AI research that encourages the exploration of new interdisciplinary research methodologies, approaches and tools that cuts across at least two of the following research domains, social sciences and humanities; health and biomedical sciences; and natural sciences and engineering (including computational and/or mathematical sciences).

Full details of the call are available on the ESRC website.

Please note: applicants must submit a compulsory short Intention to Submit (ItS) by 23:00 British Summer Time (UK time) and 18:00 Eastern on 19 August 2019. Failure to submit a valid ItS will invalidate any submitted full application.