NIHR Senior Investigators - 12th annual competition

NIHR Senior Investigators are fundamental to the NIHR and include some of the country’s foremost researchers, making an outstanding contribution to clinical and applied health and social care research.

In March 2019, we announced the 46 researchers who had been appointed as NIHR Senior Investigators in our 12th annual competition – 26 new appointees and 20 current or previous holders of the award. Eighteen new NIHR Emeritus Senior Investigators were created, giving a total of 145 Emeritus Senior Investigators.

View the full list of NIHR Senior Investigators from the 12th round appointments.


NIHR Senior Investigators - 13th annual competition

The 2020 NIHR Senior Investigator competition, the 13th annual round of awards, will be announced in summer 2019. Leading researchers funded by the NIHR (and who are employed by a NHS Trust, university or charity based in England) are encouraged to apply. 

Read the Guidance for Applicants for details on eligibility and criteria and how to complete the application form online.


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