Health & Education

health

 

Mechanistic research in nutrition – highlight notice

FUNDER: MRC

This supports research that increases mechanistic understanding of the role that food and nutrients play in health and disease.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2feDC4z  NO DEADLINE

 

Supporting the health of victims of domestic violence and child abuse through community programmes

FUNDER: Public Health Agency of Canada

This aims to establish and advance community-based and multisectoral projects to address the health needs of victims of domestic violence and child abuse, and those at risk of these forms of violence.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/1EkmAnZ  NO DEADLINE

 

Wolfson professional development bursaries

FUNDER: Hospice UK

These support the professional development of healthcare individuals in order to increase their expertise related to the quality of care for patients in hospice and palliative care, and their families and carers.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/239tgDC  NO DEADLINE

 

Healthcare technologies discipline hopping call

FUNDER: EPSRC

This is an opportunity to spend time in a different research or user environment in order to better understand the need for and potential of research in engineering, physical sciences, mathematical sciences or ICT to have an impact in addressing health challenges.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2hQ8drE  NO DEADLINE

 

Infrastructure grants

FUNDER: British Heart Foundation

These aim to contribute towards the cost of providing essential infrastructure to support cardiovascular science in any academic institution.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aWMv  NO DEADLINE

 

Research grants

FUNDER: Inspire Foundation

These aim to promote research into the development of practical systems for people with damage to the spinal cord by the use of the latest advances in electronic, mechanical and medical technology.

DETAILS:  http://ow.ly/10aX1x  NO DEADLINE

 

Research project grants

FUNDER: Leverhulme Trust

These support innovative and original research projects on a topic of the applicant’s choice.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/104Cvq  NO DEADLINE

 

Survival research fund – below £1,000

FUNDER: Society for Psychical Research

These support scientific research into whether some aspect of consciousness or personality survives the death of the body.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aMlv  NO DEADLINE

 

 

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The EaSI programme

FUNDER: European Commission

The PROGRESS axis of EaSI aims to modernise employment and social policies, tackle social exclusion and poverty, and improve working conditions in the EU.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/1ndqpV0  NO DEADLINE

 

Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF)

FUNDER: Heritage Lottery Fund

Heritage is really wide-ranging. We support all kinds of projects, as long as they make a lasting difference for heritage, people and communities. Use our funding to record the diverse stories of your community, breathe new life into a historic park, create vibrant town centres, and much more.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/108qzI  NO DEADLINE

 

Research grants – early-career route

FUNDER: AHRC

These enable individual researchers to collaborate with, and bring benefits to, other individuals and organisations through the conduct of research related to the arts and humanities, and support researchers at the start of their careers in gaining experience of managing and leading research projects.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/108qIX  NO DEADLINE

 

Research project grants

FUNDER: Leverhulme Trust

These support innovative and original research projects on a topic of the applicant’s choice.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/104Cvq  NO DEADLINE

 

Research grants – standard route

FUNDER: AHRC

These support research projects by enabling individual researchers to collaborate with, and bring benefits to, other individuals and organisations through the conduct of research related to the arts and humanities.

DETAILS:  http://ow.ly/108qQM  NO DEADLINE

 

Humanities and social science small grants

FUNDER: Wellcome Trust

These support small-scale research projects, scoping exercises or meetings whose subject matter falls within the remit of the society and ethics programme.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10b92W NO DEADLINE