We fund the remarkable science and the radical social change needed for healthier older age
We support researchers and communities, systems and services, fundamental science and applied design. We care about inclusion, address inequality and make the interdisciplinary connections that bring your ideas to life.
The research we fund spans the range of academic disciplines: biological and biomedical sciences, health, social care, the built environment, engineering, behavioural science and others. And we particularly love to hear from researchers working in partnership with community-led organisations.
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From progress and final reporting to the additional support available to cope with the unforeseen, you can find guidance on how to manage your grant award here.
Events recordings and reports
If you missed any of our events (in-person or virtual), we’ve now created a space on our website where you’ll be able to access short written summaries of the content and recordings, together with links to related material and resources.
We recently let applicants to our Multiple PhD Studentship scheme – to which we received many high-quality submissions – know of the outcome of their applications. The overall success rate was 47%. Owing to theFind out more
The Dunhill Medical Trust (DMT) has again partnered with the British Geriatrics Society (BGS) to co-fund a Doctoral Training Fellowship to support front-line health professionals with an interest in developing a career in ageing-related research. We’ll beFind out more