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21/523 Image and performance enhancing drugs

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  • For help with your application contact phr@nihr.ac.uk
  • For more information about the funding Programme, visit the PHR Page

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 which can be found next to the ‘Apply Now’ button.

The Public Health Research Programme (PHR) is accepting Stage 1 applications to their commissioned workstream for this topic.

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

Timescales

Proposals received by 1pm on 30 November 2021, and deemed within remit, will be assessed for their importance to public health by the Prioritisation Committee (PC) in January 2022.

Shortlisted Stage 1 proposals from this round will be considered by the Funding Committee (FC) in February 2022, and assessed for scientific quality, feasibility and value for money. Applicants will be informed of the FC's decisions in late February 2022, and successful applicants will be invited to submit a Stage 2 application. Applicants have eight weeks to complete and submit a Stage 2 application for it to be considered at the June 2022 Funding Committee.

Please note: If a very high response is received, some stage 1 applications may not be taken forward for further assessment if they are deemed to be non-competitive and/or it may be necessary to defer some stage 1 applications until a later date. 'Non-Competitive' means that a proposal is not of a sufficiently high standard to be taken forward for further assessment in comparison with other proposals received and funded by the PHR Programme because it has little or no realistic prospect of funding. This may be because of scientific quality, cost, scale/duration, or the makeup of the project team.

All primary research projects are expected to establish a programme appointed Study/Trial 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.

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Webinar

The PHR Programme held a webinar for this call, and 21/524 Health impacts of housing-led interventions for homeless people; 21/525 Permitted Development Rights; 21/527 Development Award - Local authority level research priorities on climate change; 21/530 Application Development Award - Healthy extended working lives, on Tuesday 14 September 2021, 10:00-11:00am. If you would like to receive a link to the webinar recording and the webinar slides, please email phr@nihr.ac.uk.