Young Investigator Awards

Young Investigator Awards

These grants are designed to provide recently appointed investigators with flexible research funding of up to £20k to perform research into internal medicine

Please click here to download the guidelines

The deadline for the June round of applications is midnight on Thursday, 31 May 2018

Applicants should be clinically qualified and post CCT.  They should be within their first five years of a substantive appointment within a UK or Irish University, or be on substantive fellowship funding such as a career development or senior fellowship award. NHS employees can also apply but it would be anticipated that they hold Honorary University appointments. Applicants should either be members of The Association, or be sponsored by a member.  Previously successful applicants are not eligible to reapply to the scheme.

Awards can be submitted at any time, and will be considered twice a year (on 1st June and 1st December) by the Executive Committee. The exact deadlines for submission for each round will be posted on the Association website. You can submit your application by completing the online form below. Please note a CV of no more than 2 pages will be required at the time of application.

Application Information; Please complete the online form.

Past Awardees

2017/2018 (December Round):

  • Eve Miller-Hodges, Edinburgh University
  • Alam Uazman, University Hopital Aintree

2017/2018 (June Round):

  • William Alazawi, Blizard Institute
  • Neeraj Dhaun, British Heart Foundation
  • Michael Marks, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
  • Alex Rothman, University of Sheffield
  • Jaime Vera, Brighton and Sussex Medical School University of Sussex

2016/2017:

  • Charalambos Gustav Antoniades, Imperial College London
  • James Dear, Edinburgh University