Opportunity to apply for NIHR TCC Round 7 fellowships

National Institute of health research (NIHR) Fellowships support outstanding individuals to become the health research leaders of the future by buying out their salary costs, meeting their training and development costs and by contributing to the research costs needed to complete an identified research project.

This round of the Fellowships Programme is included in 3 NIHR wide Themed Calls:

  • Research on the evaluation of health care interventions or services delivered in primary care settings (
  • Research into the evaluation of public health measures, health care interventions and health services to reduce the development and spread of antimicrobial resistance (
  • Evaluative research for long term conditions in children and young people (further details to be announced on the NIHR website in due course)

For more information about research support from the NIHR please visit: and

Please direct any questions about the fellowship opportunities to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone 0113 346 6260
Application Deadline
: 21st January  2014


The Yvonne Carter Award for Outstanding New Researcher 2013 – Call for applications now open!

RCGP is pleased to offer you the opportunity to apply for the Yvonne Carter Award.

The Yvonne Carter Award for Outstanding New Researcher recognises the contributions of earlier career researchers in advancing the discipline of academic primary care. An annual award of £1000 is offered to support the international development of promising researchers in primary care.

Professor Yvonne Carter CBE was an inspirational leader who had a remarkable impact on academic general practice and this award was instituted to commemorate her outstanding contribution to primary care research.


Please see the RCGP document for further details or visit our website:

Deadline for submissions:  31st January 2014


Opportunity to apply for BMA 2014 Research  Grants 
The British Medical Association (BMA) are offering the opportunity to apply for research grants. They have approximately £500,000 in funding to offer to applicants. Applications are invited from medical practitioners and/or research scientists for research in progress or prospective research.

For more information on the grants on offer in 2014 and details of how to apply, please visit:

Please direct any questions about the BMA research grants  to Hugh Garnett at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone 020 7383 6755. 
Application Deadline : 14 March 2014 at 5pm  


SSPC Academic Fellowships

SCREDS Fellowships

Research Leader Awards  in population health or health services research

RCGP 60th Anniversary International Travel Scholarships and Von Kuenssberg Wonca Network Scholarship - application form