Tag: Health

Nov 07

Wellbeing of Women Research Grants Annual Call Now Open

Wellbeing of Women Research Grants Annual Call Now Open Wellbeing of Women is a UK charity devoted to improving the health of women and babies. Money is raised by the charity to fund medical research, training of health professionals and to provide health information for women. Funding is available to suitably qualified health professionals and …

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Sep 11

The Health Foundation – The economic and social value of health

An open call for innovative research on the economic and social value of health in the UK Our research programme is now open for applications. £1.5 million is available for research that builds the evidence for health as an asset for the economy and society, and generates new knowledge to understand the impact that the …

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Jul 15

Health Innovation Challenge Fund

This is a parallel funding partnership between the Wellcome Trust and the Department of Health to stimulate the creation of innovative healthcare products, technologies and interventions and to facilitate their development for the benefit of patients in the NHS and beyond. The Health Innovation Challenge Fund invites applicants to apply for funding in any of …

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Jul 11

Cancer Research UK – programme foundation awards

Cancer Research UK invites applications for its programme foundation awards. These aim to support exceptional non-clinical and clinical scientists to establish or further develop their independent research group, and offer applicants the opportunity to establish a reputation as a world leader in a cancer-relevant research field. Research must fall within the following areas of the …

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Jul 04

Wellcome Trust: Seeding Drug Discovery – call open

The Wellcome Trust invites applications for its seeding drug discovery scheme. This aims to develop drug-like, small molecules that will be the springboard for further research and development by the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry in areas of unmet medical need. Projects must address an unmet need in healthcare or in applied medical research, offer a …

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Jun 19

NIHR Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme

The National Institute for Health Research’s EME Programme is accepting applications to its commissioned workstream for the following topics: 14/142 – Mechanisms of action of health interventions 14/144 – Bowel control and faecal incontinence in adults 14/145 – Pituitary and/or adrenal disorders and related diseases 14/146 – Renal failure resulting from intrinsic renal diseases 14/147 – …

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May 19

Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation – small grants available

The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation invites applications for its small pump-priming grants. These grants support projects in: •arts and culture; •science, technology and environment; •humanities and social issues; •Japanese language; •medicine and health; •youth and education; •sport. While encouraging applications in each of the above fields, the foundation particularly wishes to support activities/projects in science …

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May 12

Scaling Up Improvement – call open

The Health Foundation has recently launched a new programme, Scaling Up Improvement  with over £3 million (up to £500k per project team) available for up to seven teams to take successful health care improvement interventions and deliver them at a larger scale. They are looking for projects that aim to improve health care delivery and/or …

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May 09

Diabetes UK – apply now for small grants

Diabetes UK invites applications for its small grants. These enable researchers to undertake small research projects or pilot studies related to diabetes. Applicants must have a tenured post or be able to demonstrate that they will have a salary and position at the institution they are applying from for the lifetime of the grant. Applications …

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