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Sam King

Dunhill Medical Trust – Research Project Grant Scheme

Applications are invited from academics and clinicians from all health professions (including allied health professionals) who wish to undertake a research proposal aimed at improving the understanding of the mechanisms of ageing, the treatment of age-related disease and frailty or identifying and developing new and effective ways to improve the lives of older people.

Research Project Grants should be completed in a maximum period of three years. The minimum grant available is £25k and the maximum is £300k.

Host institutions for the research project grant should be a recognised university department, teaching hospital or other recognised research centre within the UK.
The deadline for receipt of applications is 5pm on 5th January 2018

Scheme guidelines and details of how to apply:


Latest NIHR Funding Opportunities

The following opportunities are available from NIHR Health Services and Delivery Research Programme 17/99 Standard researcher-led (including complex health and care needs in older people theme) 17/100 Researcher-led (evidence synthesis) Health Technology Assessment Programme 17/95 Treatments for women with recurrent stress urinary incontinence after failed primary surgery 17/98 Management of hidradenitis suppurativa Invention for Innovation…

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…

Sam King

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)