Current deadlines

 

The current deadlines for the financial year will be posted and updated here.  

Please note, these schemes are for academic and clinical research organisations only.

Research project grants

Owing to the evolving situation with regard to COVID-19 containment, we have taken the difficult decision not to open to new outline Research Project Grant applications as originally planned on 23rd March, 2020.  We have many new awards already in the pipeline which will not be able to start for some time, plus we believe that we have a duty to current award-holders, both researchers and staff in community-led organisations, to help them through this difficult time.

We will be launching our new strategic plan in autumn 2020 and hope to be announcing the new deadlines and schemes at that point.

In the meantime, please contact us if you are an existing award-holder and would like to discuss any of the following:

Adapting activities – we recognise that you may experience difficulties achieving some of the outputs or outcomes we agreed for your project, but need to be able to maintain our grant payments to you at originally-agreed levels during this period. If this is the case, please have a conversation with us if you are affected in this way and/or need an extension (costed or otherwise).
Deadlines – if you think you will struggle to meet a reporting deadline please get in touch with us so that we can agree a more realistic time for you to get things to us wherever possible.  We don’t want to put you under any unnecessary pressure.
Financial flexibility – we will be reasonable if you need to move money between budget headings to ensure your work can continue.  Please do let us know.

For more detailed guidance go to Manage my Grant.

Research Training Fellowships 2019/20

Open to new applications


October, 2019

Deadline for receipt of applications


28 February, 2020 at 17.00

Interview and Communication of decisions


Interviews are scheduled for 5 May, 2020 and the method by which we will conduct these is currently under consideration, given circumstances. You will be notified of the outcome by mid June 2020.

 

PhD Studentship Fund 2019/20

Open to new applications


October, 2019

Deadline for receipt of applications


28 February, 2020 at 17.00

Communication of decisions


You will be notified of the outcome by mid June 2020.

 

Co-funded Advanced (post-doctoral) Fellowship (NIHR) 2019/20

Open to new applications


April, 2020 (tbc)

Deadline for receipt of applications


June, 2020 (tbc)

Interview and decision process


To be confirmed.

 

Co-funded Doctoral Training Fellowship (British Geriatrics Society) 2020

Open to new applications


1 April, 2020

Deadline for receipt of applications


5pm 31 July, 2020

Interview and decision process


Applicants will be advised the week of 14th September 2020 if they have been invited to interview. Interviews will be held on 6th October 2020.

Fellowship formally announced at BGS Autumn conference – 25-27 November 2020 ExCel London

 

 

Grants for academic and clinical researchers

 

Grants for community-based organisations

Current partnership awards

 

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