Grant, scholarship and fellowship application success rates

We received 127 applications to our 2019 grant, scholarship and fellowship funding rounds. 14 awards were made with a total value of over £975k. 11% of all applications considered were funded.

Individual tables for the success rates of each of our funding schemes are included below.

 

Entry-level Research Scholarships
Year No. of Applications No. Awarded Funding Success Rate (%)
2015 13 4 30.8%
2016 9 2 22.2%
2017 9 3 33.3%
2018 9 2 22.2%
2019 8 3 37.5%

 

*no midwife applications were received in 2017

Entry-level Research Scholarships for Midwives
Year No. of Applications No. Awarded Funding Success Rate (%)
2015 5 2 40%
2016 4 1 25%
2017
2018 8 1 12.5%
2019 7 2 28.6%

 

Research Training Fellowships
Year No. of Applications No. Awarded Funding Success Rate (%)
2015 16 1 6.3%
2016 10 1 10%
2017 7 1 14.3%
2018 13 1 7.7%
2019 18 1 5.6%

 

Postdoctoral Research Fellowships
Year No. of Applications No. Awarded Funding Success Rate (%)
2019 16 4 25.0%

 

Research Project Grants
Year Number of Applications Number awarded funding Success Rate (%)
2015 58 3 5.2%
2016 59 4 6.8%
2017 42 3 7.1%
2018 74 4 5.4%
2019 78 4 5.1%
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