Northumbria Research Support

Latest calls from the Newton Fund

The Newton Fund is helping the higher education sector to access funding for international research collaboration and applicants to connect with host institutions in the UK. The Newton Fund covers three broad activities: •People: increasing capacity in science and innovation, individually and institutionally in partner countries. •Research: research collaborations on development topics. •Translation: creating collaborative…

Latest calls from the NIHR Health Technology Assessment Programme

17/65 – Dequalinium chloride as first-line treatment for bacterial vaginosis 17/66 – Short-term use of benzodiazepines for the acute management of acute low back pain 17/67 – Primary antibiotic prophylaxis for spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in cirrhosis 17/68 – Androgen replacement therapy in symptomatic men with low testosterone 17/69 – Safely and Effectively Stopping Medications in…

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Latest funding opportunities from NIHR

Knowledge Mobilisation Research Fellowship Programme – Round 6
Knowledge Mobilisation Research Fellowships (KMRF) are designed to support a balance of innovative knowledge mobilisation and research into the processes and impacts of such innovation. Through innovative practice and systematic study of that practice KMR Fellows should advance knowledge and understanding about research use, influence and impact.

Policy Research Programme – Policy Research Units

Public Health Research Programme
17/91 – Researcher-led evidence synthesis
17/92 – Researcher-led standard (including complex health needs in older people)

Research for Patient Benefit Programme Competition 34 (including complex health needs in older people)


Innovate UK: Digital Health Technology Catalyst Open for Applications

As part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund, Innovate UK has today issued a call for feasibility studies and industrial research & development projects to address the challenges posed and opportunities offered by digital healthcare: Digital health is evolving at a rapid pace and this is having a profound impact on healthcare delivery. Digital health…