ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries Network Plus

Please note: there is an "intent to submit" stage to this call submitted via the online form on this call page by 16:00 on 8 June 2020.

The Transforming Foundation Industries ISCF challenge will be investing up to £2m in a Network Plus which will be delivered by EPSRC on behalf of UKRI. The aim of this challenge is to enable the foundation industries (made of six separate sectors: metal, glass, ceramics, paper, cement and bulk chemicals) to work together to address their common challenges of competitiveness and sustainability.

Applicants should provide their intention to submit via SmartSurvey by 16:00 on 8 June 2020 followed by a full proposal as described in the call document by 16:00 on 1 July 2020. Full proposals will undergo a postal peer review with a right to reply followed by an interview with a generalist review panel, resulting in a rank ordered list.