The UK government has promised to double funding on research and development to £18 billion, roughly 0.7% of GDP, by 2024-25. Where should it invest? And where should it invest to support software-reliant research? We want to hear your ideas! You can respond on Twitter:
The Carpentries receives funding from Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Software Sustainability Institute to improve research software practices with £6.5 million UKRI funding
Deadline for applications: 1st of each month, until all funds disbursed. This fund is now closed.
Funding decision made: two weeks after deadline
Impact Event: TBC
Fund spending deadline: 31st March 2018
EPSRC awards £100K to the Software Sustainability Institute and the Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre
EPSRC has awarded £100K to the Software Sustainability Institute and the Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre (EPCC) to build links and network with the USA HPC communit
Much research software starts its life thanks to a research grant. But what happens when your code proves useful and you want to extend it or ruggedise it for release to the wider community? Research grants generally can't help because they focus on solving research problems, not improving code. Who should you turn to?
We're putting together a list of funders and funding calls who can help with the costs of improving code. This list is not comprehensive, but we'd like it to be. If you know of other sources for this type of funding, please let us know and we'll add them to the list…
By Mike Jackson, Software Architect.