Alcohol Education and Research Council Small Grants Programme

Community groups, universities and charities are able to apply to the Alcohol Education and Research Council under its Small Grants Programme. Funding of up to £5,000 is available for projects that increase the capacity of individuals and organisations to deal …
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Joseph Rowntree Foundation – Call for proposals on infrastructure and planning

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation invites proposals on infrastructure and planning, under its programme on cities, growth and poverty. Proposals should consider how to connect the employment opportunities generated through major development and infrastructure projects to households in poverty. Projects should aim …
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Insight 2014: informatics in health care improvement

The Health Foundation invites applications for its Insight 2014: informatics in health care improvement programme. This aims to support research on how new forms of technology and data can support transformative change in health, and understand how it can best …
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Royal Academy of Engineering Enterprise fellowships

The Royal Academy of Engineering invites applications for its enterprise fellowships. These enable aspiring entrepreneurs to commercialise technology-based business ideas from academic institutions into spinout companies. Applicants must be working in engineering departments or engineering-focused research areas at UK higher …
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Research and knowledge exchange fund grants

The Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, in collaboration with the Economic and Social Research Council and Barclays Bank, invites applications for its research and knowledge exchange fund grants. These encourage and support new research activities from academics, third sector …
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Wellcome Trust University awards in society and ethics

University awards allow universities to attract or retain outstanding research staff at an early to mid-stage in their careers by providing support for up to five years, after which time the applicant takes up a guaranteed permanent post in the …
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Research for patient benefit call for proposals

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites proposals under its research for patient benefit programme. This aims to support high-quality research that will be of direct benefit to users of the NHS in England. Proposals covering a …
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Efficacy and mechanism evaluation programme – commissioned call for proposals

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites applications for a call for proposals on mechanisms of action of health interventions under its efficacy and mechanism evaluation programme. This supports translational research into the underlying mechanisms of action …
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Health services and delivery research programme – commissioned calls

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites proposals under the commissioned workstream of its health services and delivery research programme. Proposals may address the following topics: •new research on organisation of dementia services; •new research on leadership …
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HTA researcher-led funding opportunities

The National Institute for Health Research invites expressions of interests for a researcher-led call under its health technology assessment programme in Efficient Study Design. The focus of this call is research that will demonstrate particular design features to allow more rapid …
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