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22/24 Application Development Award (ADA): Adult drug screening and brief interventions in key health, social care and justice settings


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Supporting Information

The Public Health Research (PHR) Programme is accepting direct-to-Stage 2 applications to this funding opportunity for scoping work to develop research proposals for evaluations of adult drug screening and brief and extended brief interventions in key health, social care and justice settings.

To apply you will need to carefully review:


In proportion with the level of funding available, this is a direct to Stage 2 funding opportunity. Applications received by 1pm on 16 August 2022 will be checked for remit and competitiveness and assessed by a sub-committee of the PHR Prioritisation and Funding Committees. Applications will be assessed for importance to public health, scientific quality, feasibility and value for money.