Small Research Grants

These Grants would be suitable to support small-scale research projects, or possibly the costs associated with the visit of an overseas research fellow, up to £10,000 for a project of 12 months duration. Small grants are normally non-recurring.

The closing dates for applications:

Round 1: Midnight on 1 March 2018

Round 2: Midnight on 1 September 2018

  • All applications are reviewed by the HIS Grants Committee.
  • HIS has adopted the scoring system developed by the Medical Research Council for use by independent referees (MRC Scoring Matrix 2017).
  • The top few SRG applications may be shortlisted for external review (based on of the scoring of the Grants Committee) and in this instance will be sent to at least two independent reviewers for peer review.
  • The Council of the Society will be asked to ratify decisions to award grants.
  • The Society will aim to provide constructive feedback to unsuccessful grant applicants, upon request.

To apply please complete the SRG application form (Word or PDF) and send this, as well as any accompanying  documents to, including the signed and authorised terms and conditions (word  or pdf) for this award.