The NIHR is running a free event to help you submit applications. The “NIHR Research Programmes: Obtaining NIHR Funding and the Application Process” event, hosted by the NIHR Research Design Service (RDS) and the NIHR Evaluation, Trials and Studies Coordinating Centre (NETSCC) , is to be held on 24 January 2017 in Liverpool.
The event will:
Provide an overview of the NIHR and its research programmes: Make researchers aware of the funding application process: Provide hints and tips on how to make a successful application: Highlight the support available to you within the NIHR: Highlight the importance of considering Patient and Public Involvement (PPI), and submitting a financial cost breakdown: Give you an opportunity to discuss individual project ideas with NIHR advisers
The day will have a particular focus on the following NIHR programmes:
- Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme
- Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme
- Public Health Research (PHR) Programme
A Chief Investigator will also present a case study of the ‘Life cycle of a research idea’; highlighting the story of a research project they have been involved in.