The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Research and Innovation

Head and Neck

Below is a range of research funding opportunities within the field of Head and Neck.

Action on Hearing Loss

Action on Hearing Loss has a range of research funding calls throughout the year. For more information, see here

Ataxia-Telangiectasia Society

The AT Society has a call for projects of between 1 - 3 years, leading to major advances towards being able to treat neurodegeneration in AT.

Submission deadline; 4th September 2020.

Further details can be found here.

Ataxia UK

Ataxia UK hold two rounds of preliminary applications for funding each year in June and October.

  • Research projects
  • PhD studentships
  • Research fellowships
  • Travel awards for researchers or students presenting at conferences
  • Small grants for research projects (less than £5000)

Submission deadlines can be found here.

Brain Research UK

Brain Research UK offers PhD studentships of up to £120,000 and the call will open in July/August 2020. BRUK also provides Project grants of up to £300,000 and the next call opens September 2020 here.

British Sjögren's Syndrome Association

For details of funding opportunities, please visit here.

British Society for Research on Ageing

The BSRA offers a range of small sums of funding for equipment, workshops, publication costs and patient public involvement here.

Moorfields Eye Charity

Moorfields currently has a range of research funding opportunities available to apply to including Innovation grants, Springboard awards, Equipment grants and Research Travel grants, all of which can be found here.

Oracle Cancer Trust

Oracle accepts funding applications for single year or multi-year projects including for three or four year PhD student projects up to £200,000 here

Submission deadline; 31st January 2021 

Retina UK

Retina UK invites applications for funding for high quality research projects looking at the causes and potential treatments for all forms of inherited retinal disease. Retina UK holds up to three grant application rounds per year, details here.

Submission deadline; 1st September 2020.

Royal College of Surgeons of England

We offer a wide range of research fellowships, awards, grants and lectureships to support all career stages, from medical students through to consultants working in university departments and hospitals throughout the UK and abroad. For more information about schemes, please see here.

LTHT Research funding application support

For support with preparing and submitting a research funding application, please do not hesitate to contact Bex Savage via email;