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 the Research Support Office.

 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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