Funding Information

NIHR Researcher-led calls


This supports research into interventions based in or used by the NHS and its partners, including clinical trials and evaluative studies of novel and repurposed interventions. Deadline: 15 March 2016


Evidence synthesis and outline standard proposal. Deadline: 4th April 2016


For the current funding round we welcome proposals around the organisation and quality of care in the last year of life. This includes research to identify cost-effective models of specialist palliative care and evaluation of other promising service innovations to provide joined-up, person-centred care to those at the end of life. Deadline: 14th April 2016


Provides evidence of effectiveness, costs and broader impact of healthcare treatments Deadline: 8th April 2016 and 5th May for evidence synthesis

Burdett trust for nursing

Offers small grants for nurse-led research:

Dunhill Trust

Small and larger grants to support research looking at the health and wellbeing of older people.