RDS NW events

  • Your First Research Grant: Developing funding proposals in applied health and social care
    16 Jun 2021,

    This event in now fully booked.

    About the event

    NIHR Research Design Service North West (RDS NW) is offering this online event for health and social care professionals and researchers who want to develop and submit their first research grant to a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) funding programme, or other national, open-call, peer reviewed funding sources.

    The event will include a presentation from a successful first-grant applicant, an overview of RDS support, and guidance on fundamental aspects of the design of a funding proposal including Public Involvement.

    Who should attend

    This event is open to UK-based healthcare professionals, social care and public health practitioners, and health and social care researchers who are intending to apply to any NIHR or other open, competitive, peer reviewed funding programme.

    Informal drop-in sessions*

    If you would like an initial informal chat with an RDS adviser we are offering drop-in sessions after the event, from 1.30pm. Please indicate on the registration form whether you would like a slot, and we will contact you to arrange a time.

    *Please note the drop-in sessions are only available for North West-based attendees. You can find contact information for your local RDS here.


    The event programme will be made available in due course.


    This event is now full.