Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry

Training & funding opportunities

Training and resources

Academy of Medical Sciences 'support space' for researchers

The Academy of Medical Sciences has created a new career support space for biomedical and health researchers during the COVID-19 pandemic. The link is: https://acmedsci.ac.uk/grants-and-schemes/whats-available-to-me/career-support-space 

Regular funding opportunities 

Academy of Medical Sciences - Starter Grants for Clinical Lecturers 

The scheme is targeted at early stage Clinical Lecturers and provides consumables funding for research projects. There are two funding rounds each year: one in March and one in September.

Round 23 has now closed. Round 24 is expected to open in July 2020.

For further information and to apply please see the Academy’s website.

The Academy for Medical Sciences' website also provides a handy 10 top tips for grant applications

Barts Charity – ACF Scheme

(ACFs only can apply)

This is a pump-priming scheme to support researchers at an early stage in their careers. It's open to NIHR Academic Clinical Fellows at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, and Barts Health NHS Trust. 

Applicants can apply for an award of up to £7,000 for consumables only. The scheme doesn’t cover salary, travel or training costs. 

The 2020 round is expected to open early August 2020. The submission deadline will be 30th October 2020.
Details will be published here as soon as these are available.
  

For more information, please visit the relevant Barts Charity webpage.

One-off funding opportunities 

Please check back regularly to find out about any one-off funding opportunities.