Research Design Service: East Midlands
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RDSEM Application Workshop 'Writing competitive applications for health and social care research funding'

  Monday, 29 Apr 2019 | Events/Workshops

Date: 29 April , 10am - 4:00pm
Venue: Leicester Diabetes Centre, Cumulus Room
Booking: Event is free, book yourself a place

Refreshments and lunch provided (please specify any food preferences on the booking form)

Who should attend? Early career researchers and researchers applying for their first NIHR grant 

What is covered? Insights into what funders are looking for and how you can address these in key sections of the application form. This includes persuading funders:

  • your question is important
  • you have the right clinical and methodological expertise in your team to answer the question
  • you have the right level of patient and public involvement
  • your Plain English Summary is …… well, plain English!


What format does it take? A mixture of presentations, examples and activities to help you apply the insights to your own application.