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2019 Endowments


NHS GG&C-wide Research Endowment Fund will no longer be hospital specific but will otherwise be awarded in agreement with the terms of the original bequests                                               



Cancer £48,500
Chest, Heart & Stroke £54,400
General £68,800
Renal £18,800
Mental Health £50,000


The usual amount of funding available for each project supported is in the region of £8-15k to support the costs of a specific research project lasting 1 or 2 years. Maximum funding available is £15K per project


Endowment funds are specifically intended to support early stage researchers to establish their own research portfolio.  Experienced researchers (e.g. 7 years post Consultant or Research team leads) should seek funding for their projects from an alternative source


Completed applications must be submitted to R&D for review and sign off by finance no later than Monday 30th September 2019.


Following agreement of costings with finance, fully completed and signed off application forms can be submitted. (1 ELECTRONIC COPY & CV).  Electronic signatures will be accepted. Please submit in word document format. 


Submission Deadline Monday 30th September 2019

Applications received after this date will not be accepted



The Application Form and Guidance Notes can be downloaded at the following links: