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Pre-announcement: Value of Marine Artificial Structures (ValMAS)

Opportunity status: Upcoming
Funders: Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)
Co-funders: INSITE Industry Consortium
Funding type: Grant
Total fund: £5,810,000
Maximum award: £4,648,000
Publication date: 7 May 2024
Opening date: 13 June 2024 9:00am UK time
Closing date: 5 September 2024 4:00pm UK time

Apply for funding to enhance understanding of the ecological, economic and social value of marine artificial structures’ natural capital to inform decision making and policy solutions for management for all life stages.

You must be:

based at a UK research organisation eligible for Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) funding
in a role that meets the individual eligibility requirements
The programme will only award one project, which will be funded for 48 months.

13 June 2024 9:00am – Outline stage opening date
5 September 2024 4:00pm – Outline stage closing date
October 2024 – Invited full stage opening date
December 2024 – Invited full stage closing date

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