Study Within A Trial

This funding opportunity is eligible for a pilot, allowing researchers to embed a study within a trial. These studies should evaluate alternative ways of undertaking a trial process.

18/177 End of life care (HTA Programme)

End of Life Care

Applications that span the remit of more than one of the participating programmes (EME, HTA, HSDR and PHR) are particularly welcomed. Please submit your application to the programme whose remit most closely matches the major part of your work.

Application dates: 07 November 2018 to 19 March 2019

The Health Technology Assessment Programme is accepting stage 1 applications for this primary research topic:

18/177 End of life care (HTA Programme)

In order to apply you will need to carefully review the:

The deadline for applications is 1pm, 19 March 2019.


A webinar was held to to support applicants to this funding opportunity; resources from the webinar can be viewed below:

Supporting information

*Please note: This document is to be used as a guide and to assist with completion of the online application form only, for example to see how many characters are accepted in each section and how the printed form is laid out. Please do not try to use this as an application form, you must apply using the online form available through the links above. You should also refer to the application form guidance notes, which can be found next to the ‘Click here to apply’ button.

All primary research projects are expected to establish a programme appointed Study Steering Committee and it is important that you read the TSC/SSC Guidance before completing your application. Costs incurred by this committee should be included in the budget as appropriate.