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*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.

Anyone can submit an idea for a research topic. If you would like to suggest a topic relating to healthcare where you feel more research is needed, please send it to

The Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme is accepting stage 1 applications to their commissioned workstream.

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


Call open: 19 June 2020
Call close: 1pm on 25 September 2020
Remit and competitive decision notification: mid-October 2020 (only unsuccessful applicants will be notified at this stage)
Stage one shortlisting decision notification: early December 2020
Funding decision notification: mid-April 2021
Study start date: 1 August 2021
(please note these dates may be subject to change - confirmed dates will be given to shortlisted applicants)