Health & Education

health

 

HEALTH:

 

 

 

 

MRC-CONFAP Call for Health Systems Research Networks

FUNDER: MRC

The proposed MRC-CONFAP call for health systems research networks seeks to support UK-Brazil partnerships working to identify research questioned focused on improving the health system and health care for vulnerable communities in Brazil.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2tMi4ly  DEADLINE: 26-Sept-17

 

 

 

Global health award

FUNDER: Gairdner Foundation, CA

This recognises a scientist whose advances have made a significant impact on health outcomes in the developing world.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2wmXKHm  DEADLINE: 01-Oct-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

 

Global health research groups

FUNDER: NIHR

This allows academic groups to develop links with LMIC partners and to put in place collaborations, build capacity, and run pilot projects, with the aim of preparing them for delivery of world-class global health research in the future.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2tPMPYB  DEADLINE: 20-Oct-17

 

H2020-JTI-IMI2-2017-11 IMI eleventh call for proposals – single stage Innovative Medicines Initiative Joint Undertaking 

FUNDER: Innovative Medicices Initiative

This supports research related to the future of medicine in areas where societal, public health and biomedical industry competitiveness goals are aligned and require the pooling of resources and greater collaboration between the public and private sectors.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/1ppOT2D  DEADLINE: 24-Oct-17

 

Observational data in development of learning health systems – highlight notice

FUNDER: MRC

This supports the development of innovative methods for the capture and use of observational or routinely collected data in informing the development of Learning Health Systems.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2tztPeg  DEADLINE: 15-Nov-2017

 

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

 

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

 

 

EDUCATION:

 

Funding Call: Multilingualism: Empowering Individuals, Transforming Societies (MEITS)

FUNDER: AHRC

MEITS is a multidisciplinary project that includes six research strands exploring multilingualism from a range of perspectives.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2eS7anY  DEADLINE: 30-Sept-17

 

Georg Arnhold programme on education for sustainable peace

FUNDER: Georg Eckert Institute

This promotes research into education for sustainable peace and focuses on educational media and curricula at the secondary school level into post-conflict or transitional societies and the role of Western democracies in stabilisation efforts.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2wUhINK  DEADLINE: 01-Oct-17

 

Multiple framework contract for studies in the fields of education, youth, culture and research.

FUNDER: European Committee of the Regions

The purpose of this framework contract is to set up a network of external experts that will provide the CoR with a rapid response capability, allowing broader consultation of local and regional players, offering CoR commissions the possibility of drawing up specific opinions on topics of current interest and enabling the CoR to draw on databases and knowledge built up by research centres or universities in the evaluation of policies.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2y2f4mP  DEADLINE: 03-Oct-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

 

Funding Call: The Humanities and Social Sciences Tackling the UK’s International Challenges

FUNDER: British Academy

Proposals which relate to the themes of Conflict, Stability & Security; Europe’s Futures; Justice, Rights & Equality; and Urban Futures are particularly welcome.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2vRmhF3  DEADLINE: 11-Oct-17

 

BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants

FUNDER: BA/Leverhulme

These awards, up to £10,000 in value and tenable for up to 24 months, are provided to cover the cost of the expenses arising from a defined research project.

DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2j9ipxd  DEADLINE: 01-Nov-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