The network provides funding opportunities for Nuclear Security Science. This includes small scale proof-of-concept research and training awards and promotion of larger external funding opportunities.

Research Training External

Date - March 2017

Title - Personal Developments Grants

This new award scheme is aimed at strengthening the research and innovation capacity of Nuclear Security Scientists and developing new collaborations between researchers and partner organisations.

Date - November 2016

Title - Phd Opportunities

The Home Office is seeking research proposals to support new methods for the detection of explosives and weapons. Up to £3 million is available over 3 years, as part of a 2 phase funding call.

Date - August 2016

Title - Summer 2016 Pilot Projects

In July 2016 on behalf on AWE, the NuSec network made individual awards of up to £4,000 to five Universities for a student to undertake a proof of concept/feasibility study over the summer period that would enhance the field of nuclear security.

The Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO), part of the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has made a call for proposals for joint Research and development bids.