The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) funds the Research Design Service to provide research design and methodological support to health and social care researchers across England to develop grant applications to the NIHR and other national peer-reviewed funding programmes. Advice is confidential and free of charge.

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University of Brighton HEE Integrated Clinical Academic Programme (ICAP)

The School of Health Sciences at the University of Brighton is delighted to announce that they have been awarded HEE Integrated Clinical…

Funding news this month

Our July bulletin has more details, but for an overview of NIHR funding – what’s just been announced and what…

New HRA public involvement guidance for research applicants

The Health Research Authority has issued new guidance to help researchers applying for ethical review better identify how their proposed…

Internship opportunities at University of Kent:  HEEKSS/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic Programme Internships and Bridging Programme 2018-19 

CHSS (Centre for Health Services Studies) at University of Kent, Canterbury is a funded provider of the 2018-19 Health Education England…

NIHR RDS SE July e-bulletin: new RDS events on the horizon!

NIHR and RDS news, events and opportunities for researchers. Find out what’s new in health and social care research in…

Research Design Service South East’s Grant Writing Workshop

The NIHR Research Design Service South East (RDS SE) held a Sussex based Grant Writing Workshop on the 25th April to support…