Health & Education

health

 

HEALTH:

 

EFSD/JDRF/Lilly European programme in type 1 diabetes research grants

FUNDER: European Foundation for the Study of Diabetes

These aim to promote the highest quality of basic and clinical biomedical research, expedite the practical application of scientific advances, encourage clinical translational research and increase awareness of type 1 diabetes.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aNO5    DEADLINE: 01-Jul-16

 

Foetal and maternal health outcomes in chronic disease

FUNDER: NIHR

Applications are sought for research into interventions that will improve the health of pregnant women with persisting chronic diseases and improve pregnancy and neonatal outcomes

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aNV4    DEADLINE: 05-Jul-16

 

Immunotherapy for type 1 diabetes

FUNDER: NIHR

This is a call for proposals for research into the efficacy of immunotherapy treatments for type 1 diabetes.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aO1n    DEADLINE: 05-Jul-16

 

Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme – Commissioned call

FUNDER: NIHR

The Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme is accepting applications for the following topics in their commissioned work stream: Mechanisms of action of health interventions; Foetal and Maternal Health Outcomes in Chronic Disease; Immunotherapy for Type 1 Diabetes; Clinical efficacy of novel biosensing technologies; Non-invasive Transcranial Stimulation

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aO5u    DEADLINE: 05-Jul-16

 

Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme – Researcher-led call

FUNDER: NIHR

Applications are sought for research into interventions that are based or used by the NHS and its partners. This document provides the detailed call specification for applications to the EME researcher-led workstream.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aObO    DEADLINE: 05-Jul-16

 

Individual research grants

FUNDER: Wings for Life

These encourage new investigators’ work on regeneration and recovery processes and well-established researchers’ work to develop new ideas or transfer their efforts of other areas into spinal cord research.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aOVu    DEADLINE: 01-Sep-16

 

Project research grants

FUNDER: Wings for Life

Projects may address all aspects of spinal cord lesions, nerve regeneration, trophic support of lesioned neurons and functional changes induced by lesions, conducted preferentially in mammals.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aP4P    DEADLINE: 01-Sep-16

 

Smoking cessation interventions in children of school age

FUNDER: NIHR

A smoking support service to support children to quit smoking, including behavioural support interventions and the possible use of Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT).

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aPAJ    DEADLINE: 15-Sep-16

 

2017-2018 Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice

FUNDER: The Commonwealth Fund

Fellowships are awarded in Health Care Policy and Practice discipline.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aPG9    DEADLINE: 14-Nov-16

 

NHMRC-European Union collaborative research grants

FUNDER: The National Health and Medical Research Council

Funding is intended to be a contribution to assist the Administering Institutions to cover the cost of their participation in Horizon 2020.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aSqF    DEADLINE: 01-Feb-17

 

Essay competition – social theory

FUNDER: Independent Social Research Foundation

This recognises the best essay on the topic of social behaviour and its investigation.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aTZu    DEADLINE: 31-Mar-17

 

Personalised coaching for well-being and care of people as they age

FUNDER: European Commission

Proposals should develop a proof of concept of radically new solutions for a personalised “virtual coach”, building upon intelligent ICT environments, access to relevant physiological and behavioural data, new forms of accessible interaction based on tangible user interaction concepts, open platforms[[Proposers are encouraged to work with open platforms like FIWARE and UniversAAL where relevant.]] and emotional computing.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aV0Q   DEADLINE: 31-01-2017

 

Breast cancer research programme: innovator award

FUNDER: Dept. of the Army

This supports visionary individuals who have demonstrated creativity, innovative work and leadership in breast cancer as well as other fields.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10aWrO    DEADLINE: 11-Aug-16

 

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

 

 

EDUCATION:

 

Postdoctoral fellowships

FUNDER: IEG

These enable young researchers to conduct a new research project after finishing their dissertation into the religious, political, social or cultural history of Europe between about 1450 and about 1970 at the Leibniz Institute in Mainz, Germany.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10b530    DEADLINE: 01-Aug-16

 

Grants

FUNDER: Marc Fitch Fund

These provide funding towards the costs of publishing scholarly work in the fields of British and Irish national, regional and local history, archaeology, antiquarian studies, historical geography, the history of art and architecture, heraldry, genealogy and surname studies, archival research, artefact conservation and the broad fields of the heritage, conservation and the historic environment.

DETAILS:  http://ow.ly/10fBk4    DEADLINE: 01-Aug-16

 

BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants

FUNDER: British Academy

Grants are available to support primary research in the humanities and social sciences.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10b8bJ   DEADLINE: 31-Aug-16

 

Canon Foundation Research Fellowships for European and Japanese Researchers

FUNDER: Canon Foundation

The Fellowships are awarded regardless of discipline and existing employment positions

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/104AOU   DEADLINE: 15-Sep-16

 

Outreach grants

FUNDER: British Institute for the Study of Iraq

These support outreach and public engagement events and projects, such as lectures, study days and popular publications that relate to Iraq and to the institute’s areas of interest.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fBOH    DEADLINE: 01-Oct-16

 

European Networks

FUNDER: Creative Europe Desk UK

This funding strand offers support for European networks, to reinforce the members’ capacity to operate trans-nationally, building the capacity to work across Europe and adapt to change, fostering linguistic and cultural diversity, strengthening competitiveness, sharing experience and promoting good practice

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fCgE   DEADLINE: 05-Oct-16

 

Peace and security programme grants

FUNDER: Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust

These support charitable work on issues of peace and security.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10fDgh    DEADLINE: 14-Dec-16

 

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

 

Research grants – European region

FUNDER: Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange

These support research projects related to Chinese studies in the humanities and social sciences.

DETAILS: http://ow.ly/10b8qR    DEADLINE: 15-Oct-16