Scottish Research Project Grants

Our joint funding call with the Scottish Government Chief Scientist Office (CSO) is now open.

Our Wellbeing of Women / CSO Research Project Grants in Scotland round is now open. The deadline for applications is 1pm on 13 February 2020.

Wellbeing of Women and the Scottish Government Chief Scientist Office (CSO) are inviting applications for projects in laboratory, health and translational research in the areas of pregnancy, birth and the postpartum periodgeneral wellbeing surrounding women’s health issues; and gynaecological cancers.

Applications are particularly encouraged in the following priority themes:

  • Menopause
  • Studies using routinely collected data which are addressing any women’s reproductive or gynaecological health theme e.g. using data to generate prediction models to personalise care
  • Urogynaecology, specifically looking at:
    • Innovative methods for assessment of women with urinary incontinence
    • Long-term outcomes for surgery for stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP)

Applications for joint funding must be from lead applicants with tenured posts at recognised Scottish Universities or NHS Boards. Named academic/clinical collaborators will be permitted from outside Scotland, but the lead applicant must be a salaried member of staff at a Scottish University or NHS Board.

The upper grant award limit for these grants is £200,000 in total over one to three years. The total amount available under this joint funding call for awards is £400,000.

Please download the applications forms and guidelines from the right-hand side. Our standard Terms and Conditions can be found here.

If you have any queries, please contact Jeremy Barratt, Head of Research.
Email: Tel: 0203 697 6350.