18/89 Digital technologies to improve health and care

Digital Technologies to Improve Health and Care

Due to the scope of this call we expect to receive applications which span the remit of more than one of the participating programmes (EME, HTA, HSDR and PHR) . To enable applicants to develop their research proposal without concern for individual programme remits, applications will be submitted to one cross programme team, rather than to individual programmes.

Application dates: 21 June 2018 to 06 November 2018


We are accepting stage 1 applications for this primary research topic:

18/89 Digital technologies to improve health and care

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

There will be two deadlines for stage 1 applications:

- The first call will close on 6th November 2018 at 1pm.
- The second call will open on 7th November 2018 and close on 19th March 2019 at 1pm.

Please note that if you have started to complete your application form, and do not submit to the 6th November deadline, you will need to start a new application if you wish to submit to the 19th March deadline.  Any information that you will have entered into the form prior to 6th November will not carry over to the 19th March deadline.


Applications for technology in development stage

The participating programmes are unable to fund studies where the main focus of the work is the development of the technology. However, the Invention for Innovation (i4i) Programme (not part of this call) may be relevant.

Supporting information

*Please note: This document is to be used as a guide and to assist with completion of the on-line application form only, for example to see how many characters are accepted in each section and how the printed complete 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 available when calls are open. You should also refer to the application form guidance notes.

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.