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20/70 Self-neglect in the community



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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: 8 July 2020
Call close: 1pm on 28 January 2021
Remit and competitiveness decision notification: by mid-February 2021 (only if unsuccessful)
Stage 1 shortlisting decision notification: mid-April 2021
Stage 2 writing window: mid-April - mid-June 2021 (8 weeks)
Stage 2 funding decision notification: mid-August 2021
Suggested study start dates: November/ 1 December 2021 or 1 January 2022
(please note: these dates are may be subject to change - confirmed dates will be given at each decision point for the next stages)