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Work and Health Programme Development Awards


14 March 2023


1pm on 26 April 2023

Supporting Information

Work and Health Development Awards Research Specification 

The National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) invites applications for work and health development awards. The purpose of these awards is to enable research teams to come together to undertake preparatory work leading to the development of programmes of research, and develop and submit bids for large scale and ambitious projects, for consideration at the subsequent research collaboration phase of this scheme.

The development awards can support development of collaborations, proof of concept and feasibility studies, development of access to data and data linkage, and similar work required to bring teams together and develop viable plans to carry out significant research in this vital area for the nation.

More information can be found in the Research specification.


The deadline for applications is 26 April 2023, 1pm