Application dates: 20 July 2017 to 09 October 2017
The Policy Research Programme (PRP) invites proposals for Policy Research Units (PRUs) in a number of high priority areas. The purpose is to meet the longer-term policy research needs of the Department of Health (DH) and its Arms Length Bodies (ALBs), as well as to secure the capacity for work to be undertaken at short notice and for rapid synthesis of evidence.
Applications are invited to deliver a five-year programme of high quality research in the following priority areas, each of which will constitute a Policy Research Unit:
Deadline for stage 1 applications: 1pm on 9 October 2017
Notification of stage 1 outcome: December 2017
Deadline for stage 2 application: February 2018
Notification of stage 2 outcome: April 2018
Information for applicants
Note that applications must be made through the Research Management System (RMS) managed by the NIHR Central Commissioning Facility.