Posts from August 2017

Key funder deadlines, health and social sciences

2 August 2017

Please see below for a list of upcoming deadlines from funders of interest to researchers in CARe. Please note not only deadlines but also when calls opened, and be aware that it can take several months to develop a viable proposal.

All calls are included in the fortnightly Research Professional Bulletins soon after they open.


6 September

Academy of Medical Sciences Global Challenges Research Fund – networking grants

15 September

Department for International Development UK aid connect

19 September

British Council, Newton Fund Newton researcher links travel grants – Indonesia, Philippines and South Africa

28 September

NIHR A refined prognostic tool to better identify individuals at high risk of developing psychosis

NIHR Standardised diagnostic assessment tool as an adjunct to clinical practice in child and adolescent mental health services

29 September

Research Councils UK Interdisciplinary research hubs to address intractable challenges faced by developing countries

9 October

NIHR Policy Research Units

20 October

NIHR Global Health Research – Call 2

24 October

ERA-Net Hera Joint research programme – culture and integration in Europe

10 November

Leverhulme TrustResearch fellowships

NIHR Changing drinking behaviours

14 November

NIHR Promoting independence in older people

NIHR Digital interventions for sexual health promotion

16 November

British Academy/Leverhulme Trustsenior research fellowships

28 November

NIHR Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme Researcher-led

NIHR Virtual and augmented reality technologies for treating psychological disorders

NIHR Mechanisms of action of health interventions



9 January

Wellcome Trust Investigator awards in humanities and social sciences

Wellcome Trust Collaborative awards in humanities and social science

Leverhulme Trust Leverhulme research centres

11 January

Wellcome Trust Research fellowships in humanities and social science

Wellcome Trust University awards in humanities and social science

Wellcome Trust Research awards for health professionals

2 March

Leverhulme Trust Early-career fellowships

11 May

Leverhulme Trust Major research fellowships in the humanities and social sciences