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Latest Funding Opportunities Digest: 20th November 2013

20 November 2013

The following funding opportunities have recently been announced. Please follow the links for more information. 

UK Funders

AHRC – Translating Cultures Innovation Grants. Closing Date: 6th March 2014. AHRC – Science in Culture Innovation Awards. Closing Date: 27th February 2014=&0=& BBSRC – Welfare of managed animals (responsive mode targeted call). Closing Date: 9th January 2014 EPSRC – Fellowships for growth: building UK leadership in engineering. Closing Date: 25th November 2013 (registration), 11th December 2013 (EoIs) MRC – New Investigator Research Grants – Infections and Immunity. Closing Date: 15th January 2014 MRC – Research Grants. Closing Date: Various=&0=& NERC – Biodiversity & Ecosystem Service Sustainability: Knowledge Exchange Grants. Closing Date: 14th January 2014 Department of Health –

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Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness – Research Grant Development Awards

20 November 2013


Research Grant Development Awards


Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness


20th January & 14th July 2014


Up to £6,000


Research Grant Development Awards provide ‘pump-priming’ funds for the development of high quality, innovative and multi-disciplinary research grants in medical sociology / sociology of health and illness. They are intended to support groups of individuals in working together to develop a research grant application and to submit it to a major national or international funding body within three months of the end of the award.


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Applications will be considered from groups comprising at least four researchers, based in at least three different institutions, at least two of whom have a track record as active researchers in the sociology of health and illness.

The lead applicant must be based in a UK University or research institution and be an active researcher in the sociology of health and illness. Other applicants may be based outside the UK.