NIHR Research Programmes

Obtaining NIHR funding and the application process

Monday 25 April 2016, University of Oxford

Considering a NIHR research application?  The NIHR is running a free event to help you submit applications. 

The event will;

• Provide an overview of the NIHR and its research programmes

• Make researchers aware of the funding application process

• Provide hints and tips on how to make a successful application

• Highlight the support available to you within the NIHR

• Highlight the importance of considering PPI, and submitting a financial cost


• Give you an opportunity to discuss individual project ideas with NIHR advisors

The day will have a particular focus on the following NIHR programmes:

Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme

Public Health Research (PHR) Programme

A Chief Investigator will also present a case study of the ‘Life cycle of a research idea’;

highlighting the story of a research project they have been involved in.

Sign up by completing the

Expression of interest form.


For more details about the day

view the Programme



About CCCU Research Development

Research Development (RD) is part of the Department of Enterprise, Employability and Research Development. RD is responsible for ensuring that Research and Enterprise is of the highest quality and meets all required internal and external standards, including managing the institutional submission to the Research Excellence Framework (REF). RD leads on development and implementation of the institutional research and enterprise integrity policies, processes and best practice. It also hosts the institutional Staff Researcher Development Programme and the Early Career Researcher Programme SPARC, and is responsible for the annual Research Internship programme. RD provides strategic and targeted support for academic staff to seek and secure funding for their research and innovation activities. This includes identification of core funding opportunities and support for proposal development, alongside strategic advice and support for faculties to develop their research portfolio and capacity.

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