The National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) Research Design Service for Yorkshire & the Humber (RDS YH) supports researchers to develop and design high quality research proposals for submission to the NIHR and other national, peer-reviewed funding competitions for applied health or social care research. This support is provided free of charge. If you need [...]
Welcome to White Rose
Welcome to The White Rose University Consortium – A strategic partnership between 3 of the UK’s leading research universities, Leeds, Sheffield and York.
Since 1997 the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York have built on their individual strengths by collaborating through the White Rose University Consortium to add value from partnership activity in research, enterprise, innovation and learning and teaching. Working with a range of partners from the private and public sector, both in the UK and overseas, projects to the value of over £130M have been secured into the Universities. As the Higher Education sector undergoes numerous changes and challenges, our commitment to creating exciting collaborations remains and we continuously strive to achieve our aims of supporting research, knowledge exchange and teaching and learning.
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News & Events
News – Spring 2014 Collaboration Fund – Call Open
The White Rose University Consortium invites applications for projects to support and encourage emerging collaborations across the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York. The objective of the Fund is to support projects which have the potential to develop national and international linkages with the aim of these leading to larger more strategic initiatives. Applications are [...]
10TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON COAL RESEARCH AND ITS APPLICATION
15th – 17th September 2014, – Call for Papers The Business School, University of Hull The purpose of the Conference is to bring together researchers in universities with participants from industry to examine the applications of research in coal characterisation, utilisation and preparation. See: 10th ECCRIA 2014 Building on the success of the previous ECCRIA [...]
Call for Papers: The School of English Postgraduate Colloquium – Identity
With the advent of the digital age and the ever-increasing pressure to sustain an online presence, the notion of identity has become newly relevant to our understandings of self and society. Similarly, the transition into a newly globalised world generates the need for individuals and collectives to redraw or reconstitute the boundaries of the various [...]
Studentship Network – National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care Yorkshire and Humber
Innovative approaches to understanding the wider determinants of health and wellbeing using record linkage and mixed methods to exploit the full potential of population cohorts in Yorkshire & Humber Awarded as part of the National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care Yorkshire and Humber (NIHR CLAHRC YH) We invite [...]
Does Britain Need an Emigration Policy?
MIGRATION AND ECONOMIC CRISIS: RESPONSES OF BRITS AT HOME AND ABROAD A White Rose Consortium Funded Research Collaboration A seminar for policy and practice Wednesday 26th February 2014 William Penn 1, Friends House, 173-177 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ PROGRAMME 11:00 – 11:15 Arrival and Registration 11:15 – 11:30 What do we mean by an [...]
75 years since the Spanish Civil War:
Perspectives from the 21 Century An interdisciplinary conference to be held at the University of Sheffield, 28 March 2014 Papers and discussion panels featuring academics from the fields of Archaeology, Hispanic Studies, History, Music and Politics Audio-visual and poster presentations from PhD students working in the field of Modern Spain Video exhibition of ‘Female Voices [...]
News – Successful Collaboration Fund Projects
We actively support and encourages emerging collaborations across the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York through our Collaboration Fund. We are delighted to announce the latest successful projects from our 2013 Autumn Call which are about to start a range of exciting activities. The funded projects were Dementia, Cognition and Care White Rose Network for [...]
News – Arts and Humanities Studentship Networks
The White Rose College of the Arts and Humanities ( WRoCAH) is an AHRC-funded Doctoral Training Partnership of the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York, which work together in the White Rose University Consortium. The Doctoral Training Partnership award will allow the new White Rose College to recruit and train more than 300 fully-funded doctoral students over five [...]
White Rose Studentship Networks
We have the aspiration that funded networks will act as platforms for future funding bids. We therefore advise applicants to consider how the Studentship Network will align with opportunities from funding bodies (for example the Research Councils’ priorities) and to include this information in the proposal. You can see more information about the scheme here
Launched in October 2008 and designed to support emerging collaborative activities across the three White Rose universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York. We run two rounds a year, in Spring and Autumn and award up to £11,000 per project with a total of 8 projects being awarded each year. You can either see more about the fund here or Dr Nadia Gopichandran will be happy to help with any queries.
Research Design Service for Yorkshire and the Humber
White Rose DTP Biological Sciences
This Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) brings together the research of the world-class molecular and cellular bioscience centres at the White Rose universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York. The collaboration has attracted a £5.7 million investment from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) which, together with additional investment from the partner universities, will support [...]