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Since joining the Council for Mathematical Sciences (CMS), the Society has been increasingly involved in responding to UK and Scottish consultations. The following is a list of recent policy submissions made by the Society or by the CMS. All files are in PDF format unless otherwise specified.

2015

August: The Learned Society's Group's response to the Scottish Parliament's Education and Culture Committee, August 2015

January: EMS reponse to the 2014/15 SFC Consultation on the Research Excellence Grant and the Research Postgraduate Grant

2014

16 June: Scottish mathematical sciences research funding – an Edinburgh Mathematical Society position paper for SFC

2011

2 August: CMS letter to EPSRC urging the Research Council to reconsider its decision to fund only Statistics and Applied Probability fellowships across the mathematical sciences in the coming year. The letter details the impact that such a decision will have on the future of mathematical sciences and the young researchers of today.
3 June: CMS letter to EPSRC concerning the funding of mathematical physics
25 April: CMS submission to the House of Commons Science and Technology Select Committee Spending Review 2010)

2010

21 September: EMS submission to the International Review of Mathematical Sciences 2010

2009

11 December: CMS Response to HEFCE's Second Consultation on the Research Excellence Framework
27 November: CMS response to SFC regarding teaching funding subject price groups for HEIs

2008

14 February: CMS response to a consultation on the Research Excellence Framework