Other Major Funders

Grant applications to most major charity and other mainstream funders must be submitted via their electronic application systems.  Details can be found on their websites.  For further advice, please contact Research Support Services.

Funder Subject Areas Funded Links to Websites Electronic Applications
British Academy Humanities and Social Sciences Homepage ; Opportunities British Academy
British Heart Foundation Causes, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the heart and circulation Homepage ; Opportunities Currently paper applications only
Cancer Research UK Cancer research HomepageOpportunities CRUK
Leverhulme Trust No restrictions on academic discipline Homepage ; Opportunities Leverhulme Trust
Nuffield Foundation Research to advance social wellbeing Homepage ; Opportunities Currently paper applications only
Royal Society Schemes to enhance the UK science base and assist collaboration between UK and overseas scientists Homepage ; Opportunities Royal Society
Wellcome Trust - Biomedical Science Biomedical research and research into the medical humanities and public engagement Homepage ; Opportunities Wellcome Trust
Wellcome Trust - Medical Humanities Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine Homepage ; Biomedical Ethics Opportunities; History of Medicine Opportunities Wellcome Trust

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