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[ Wellcome Trust - Climate Change & Health Award | Research funding ]


Event details

Date and time 11.10.2018  
Category Call for proposal

The Wellcome Trust supports research projects to explore the links between health and climate change.
Focus areas:

  • Developing tools, data sources and other resources to support research into health and climate change
  • Assessing the health co-benefits of actions to mitigate or adapt to climate change 
Preference to research:
  • focusing on low and middle income countries
  • multidisciplinary
  • policy-relevant
Who can apply: individuals or teams of up to 10 members anywhere in the world based at
  • an academic research organisation
  • a not-for-profit or government body
  • a private sector organisation.
Funding & Duration: Max. £500,000 for up to 36 months
For what
  • Personnel (except for PI holding a tenured or permanent post)
  • Other: materials and consumables, equipment (only essential smaller items + cost of one personal computer or laptop per person), travel, conference and subsistence, fieldwork expenses, publication, VAT, PhD student fees, other.
  • Does NOT fund: overheads, large equipment, research management and support costs, open access article processing charges, PhD stipends.
When to apply
  • Preliminary application: 11 October 2018, 17:00 BST
  • Full application: 10 January 2019
  • Decision: March 2019
For more information, please have a look at the call webpage.

Practical information

  • General public
  • Free



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