NIHR

NIHR

The NIHR offer a number of opportunities for funding, these can be found on their funding and support webpage. For a list of all current open funding calls please see the NIHR current funding opportunities page; newly released opportunities can be found below:

NIHR Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme – new researcher-led calls

The Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme funds research into the effectiveness, costs and broader impact of healthcare treatments and tests for those who plan, provide or receive care in the NHS.

The following new researcher-led calls have recently opened:

17/93 – Researcher-led, straight to full application (including complex health and care needs in older people theme)

Deadline for proposals: 13:00 on 5 December 2017

17/94 – Researcher-led, stage 1 to stage 2 (including complex health and care needs in older people theme)

Deadline for proposals: 13:00 on 5 December 2017

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NIHR Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme – new commissioned calls

The Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme funds research into the effectiveness, costs and broader impact of healthcare treatments and tests for those who plan, provide or receive care in the NHS.

The following new commissioned calls have recently opened:

16/96 – Standardised diagnostic assessment tool as an adjunct to clinical practice in child and adolescent mental health services

Does the use of a standardised diagnostic assessment tool improve the detection and treatment outcomes of emotional disorders in young people referred to child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS)?

Deadline for proposals: 13:00 on Thursday 28 September 2017

16/97 – Antipsychotics for anorexia nervosa

What are the benefits and harms of prescribing antipsychotics to people with anorexia nervosa who have not responded to first-line treatments?

Deadline for proposals: 13:00 on Thursday 28 September 2017

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NIHR Senior Investigators – announcing the 11th annual competition

Leading researchers funded by the NIHR (including the Policy Research Programme); and who are employed by an NHS Trust, university or charity based in England, are encouraged to apply. NIHR Research Professors reaching the end of their term are also invited to apply; providing their term ends by 01 April 2018.

Applications are invited from all relevant fields. For this round, we would encourage applications in the important fields of geriatric medicine and old age psychiatry.

Deadline date for applications: 1pm on Wednesday 23rd August 2017.

For more information visit NIHR website

If you would like support with an application please contact us

NIHR Knowledge Mobilisation Research Fellowship Programme

Round 6 of the NIHR Knowledge Mobilisation Research Fellowship is now open for applications.

Knowledge Mobilisation Research Fellowships (KMRF) are designed to support a balance of innovative knowledge mobilisation and research into the processes and impacts of such innovation. Through innovative practice and systematic study of that practice KMR Fellows should advance knowledge and

Deadline date for applications: 1pm on Thursday 14 September 2017.   

For further information and details of how to apply please visit the NIHR Knowledge Mobilisation website

If you would like support with an application please contact us

NIHR Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme Researcher-led

The Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme is accepting stage 1 applications to their researcher-led workstream:

17/60 – Researcher-led (including complex health and care needs in older people)

Deadline date for applications: 1pm on 28 November 2017

For further information and details of how to apply please visit the NIHR Funding Opportunities website

If you would like support with an application please contact us

NIHR Health Services & Delivery Research Researcher-led (HS&DR) standard call

The Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme are accepting stage 1 applications to their researcher-led workstream:

17/49 – HS&DR Researcher-led standard

Deadline date for applications: 1pm on 7 September 2017.

For further information and details of how to apply please visit the NIHR Funding Opportunities website

If you would like support with an application please contact us

NIHR Public Health Research (PHR) Programme – Large scale public health studies

Application dates: 01 January 2017 to 01 January 2018

The Public Health Research (PHR) Programme is keen to see applications for large-scale evaluation studies with the potential for national reach. This means primary research projects which:

  • address an issue of major strategic public health importance, with the cost in line with the significance of the problem to be investigated
  • are likely to lead to changes in practice that will have a significant impact on a large number of the population across the UK
  • aim to fill a clear ‘evidence gap’, and likely to generate new knowledge
  • have the potential for findings that are generalisable and transferable
  • bring together a team with strong expertise and track record across the full range of relevant disciplines

For further information and details of how to apply please visit the NIHR Funding Opportunities website

If you would like support with an application please contact us