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How to apply for project funding

Find out how to apply for NIHR funding for your research project, including eligibility criteria, which programme is most suitable, and how to make a strong application.

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The NIHR Academy provides career support and advice, leadership development opportunities, networking events, mentoring and guidance on research funding to health researchers from different professions, backgrounds and research interests.

Find out how you can access our career development support.

How to apply for Global Health funding

Here’s everything you need to know about applying for research funding from the NIHR Global Health Research Programme, from eligibility requirements to signing a contract.

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