Research Support Request Form

Please use this form to request RDS support for your funding application (we recommend you use Google Chrome). We aim to respond to your request within two working days. You will be allocated a lead adviser who will work with other staff in the RDS to provide the advice you need.

We recommend that you contact us at an early stage to ensure we can give you the best support.

Despite the ongoing situation with Coronavirus (COVID-19) RDS East Midlands will continue to support people developing applications for health and social care research. All support will be delivered via email, telephone and videoconferencing.

Please give the main applicant's contact details:
Please provide us with information about your study. You can email any further relevant supporting documentation to rds.em@nihr.ac.uk:
Supplemental information:

Please note: RDS EM will take appropriate steps to ensure confidentiality of any information sent to us via our website, although we cannot accept any liability for the loss or disclosure of data sent to us in this way.