Research in the humanities and social sciences

We fund research in the humanities and social sciences that addresses any aspect of health.

Why it's important

At different times in history, or in different cultures and settings, people can have very different experiences of health, disease and wellbeing.

Understanding more about those experiences can improve the delivery of healthcare. It can also improve the way scientists conduct their research.

For example:

What we're doing

We support:

Examples of the research and other work we've funded are:

Find out more about our funding schemes.

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