Digital technologies to improve health and care

Pre-submission form

The use of this form is not mandatory and there is no expectation or guarantee that any guidance offered will result in a successful application. All applications are judged on their own merits.

The purpose of this form is to allow potential applicants to this call to outline their proposed research and to get some guidance on whether the research proposed is likely to be in the remit of the call.


A response will be emailed to the address provided.


Your personal information is held and used in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 (GDPR). The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) is the Data Controller under the provisions of the Regulation. Under GDPR, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you and DHSC is committed to protecting privacy and to processing all personal information in a manner that meets the requirements of the Regulation. We will not pass your details to any third party or government department unless you give us your explicit consent to do so.

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