The Health and Social Care Delivery Research (HSDR) Programme is accepting Stage 1 applications to this funding opportunity.
The HSDR Programme would like to fund high-quality research to generate new evidence on skills, training and development for staff to deliver health and care in an ever-changing context, from ageing populations with complex needs to increased digitisation and integration of services. Research applications are welcome from all relevant disciplines and professions, including those less represented in education research to date. We welcome studies focused on the skills, training and development of non-clinical or unregistered staff, from support to management roles, in health and social care.
In order to apply for this call you will need to carefully review the following documents:
All primary research projects are expected to establish a programme appointed Study Steering Committee and it is important that you read the Research Governance Guidelines before completing your application. Costs incurred by this committee should be included in the budget as appropriate.
Any changes to these dates will be emailed to all Lead Applicants with an application in progress.
Stage 1 deadline: 1pm, 18 January 2024
Notification of out of remit/non-competitive decision if unsuccessful: late February 2024
Notification of Stage 1 shortlisting decision: late March 2024
Stage 2 writing window: April-May 2024
Notification of Stage 2 funding decision: mid-August 2024
Start date for funded studies: 1 Nov/Dec 2024