Research Awards for Health Professionals

This scheme offers practising health professionals the opportunity to carry out humanities or social science research, in any area of health.

Scheme at a glance

Career stage:

Postgraduate, Early, Intermediate, Senior

Level of funding:

Salary and research expenses covered

Duration of funding:

Up to 6 months, or up to 3 years

Eligibility and suitability

What we offer

How to apply

Definitions

Postgraduate

You’re studying for a Masters or PhD.

Early

You’re starting your career in postdoctoral research.

Intermediate

You’re consolidating your research career. You lead on research projects and are establishing a research team.

Senior

You’re an experienced researcher responsible for the strategic direction of your research programme(s) and team(s).

Key dates

We consider applications twice a year.

January 2018 round

  • Preliminary application deadline

    11 January 2018, 17:00 GMT

  • Full application deadline

    29 March 2018, 17:00 BST

  • Shortlisting

    May 2018

  • Interviews

    July 2018

Contact us

Contact our information officers if you have a question about funding.

If you have a question about the scope and content of your proposal, contact the relevant person in our Humanities and Social Science team.

People we've funded