Health & Education

health

 

HEALTH:

Public health research programme – commissioned call: 17/01

FUNDER NIHR

This supports research on the effectiveness of interventions that have been, or have the potential to be employed in the UK to prevent or reduce the incidence of interpersonal violence and abusive relationships in children and young people.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2k2qIee   DEADLINE: 01-Aug-17

 

Collaborative Awards in Science

FUNDER: Wellcome Trust

Collaborative Awards promote the development of new ideas and speed the pace of discovery.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2diTxNW   DEADLINE: 23-Aug-17

 

Horizon Prize – Birth Day

FUNDER: European Commission

The Horizon Prize on reducing maternal and newborn morbidity and mortality – the Birth Day Prize – will be awarded to the contestants who demonstrate a novel solution to improve the outcome of facility-based deliveries, which might be of clinical, technological or managerial nature, or a combination of these.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2fFv3hn    DEADLINE: 06-Sept-17

 

Horizon 2020: Innovative Medicines Initiative 2 Call 10

FUNDER: InnovateUK

The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) is working to improve health by speeding up the development of, and patient access to, innovative medicines, particularly in areas where there is an unmet medical or social need.

FUNDER: http://bit.ly/2o4vLbN   DEADLINE: 14-Sept-17

 

Research grants Cancer and Polio Research Fund, GB

FUNDER: Cancer and Polio Research Fund

This support research into cancers, with particular reference to the causes, development and treatment of these diseases, or research into polio and other crippling diseases.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2tcyAxv    DEADLINE: 15-Oct-17

 

Research Grants

FUNDER: BSAC

BSAC invites applications for Research grants on an international/worldwide basis for projects of up to one-year in duration, and candidates are expected to provide full justification of research grant funds.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2rqd4lb    DEADLINE: 29-Nov-17

 

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

 

 

EDUCATION:

 

Disability research grants and pilot projects

FUNDER: Disability Research on Independent Living and Learning

These support coproduced research and pilot projects seeking solutions to how disabled people can live as full citizens and take part socially, economically and politically. Projects must aim to improve disabled people’s participation in the economy, in civic and public life, in the community and social life, or in general.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2qG7Tfd    DEADLINE: 08-Aug-17

 

Trans-national operation of the EURAXESS Service network

FUNDER: European Commission

The objective of the action is to further intensify the services provided by the EURAXESS Service Centres expand the recently developed mandate of taking care of the career development of mainly young researchers in Europe with particular focus on female Higher Education Institution students and researchers.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2na7xRa    DEADLINE: 30/Aug-17

 

Cultural literacy of young generations in Europe

FUNDER: European Commission

Research under this topic will contribute to better understanding and enhancing cultural literacy for the young generations, which will lead to greater appreciation of diversity. It will moreover contribute to reinforcing demand for sustainable and creative uses of European cultural heritage.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2nvg2mQ   DEADLINE: 13-Sept/17

 

Erasmus + Ket Action 3 Youth dialogue funding

FUNDER: ERASMUS+

Key Action 3 Structured Dialogue projects give young people the opportunity to interact with decision-makers on issues of concern to young people and to influence policy.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2q7pyQM   DEADLINE: 04-Oct-17

 

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