Saturday 20th January 2018

York Foundation Trust R&D Unit


Contact us

For general enquiries please

PostYork Foundation Trust R&D Unit,
Learning and Research Centre,
York Hospital,
Wigginton Road,
York YO31 8HE

Telephone iconTelephone: 01904 726996

Fax iconFax: 01904 725700

Email iconEmail: research.governance

Funding News

Elsie May Sykes Award 2018


Applications can now be submitted for the Elsie May Sykes Award.  The funding limit is £15,000 and the deadline for completed applications is 5.00pm on 7th February 2018.

The funding should be used to support ideas that support medical research, for example:

  • Statistician support to analyse research data to support grant applications
  • Maternity leave cover for research staff
  • Consultant, health care professional, nurse and AHP's time to write a research grant/publication about their research
  • Funding for systematic reviews to aid grant submission
  • MD fees
  • Training bursaries (for example MSc's, Statistics training etc)
  • Temporary Research Nurse support to help support accruals in a particular trial

Please see the poster for key information, that can be displayed in your clinical areas.

Contact Angela Jackson (01904 725128) for the application form and guidance notes, or Lydia Harris (01904 726606)