Preparing a research funding application can be complex and time consuming. Contact us as soon as you start planning one. The earlier we know, the more help we can give.

Finding Funding

Your Research Development Officer can help with

Guidance and Feedback

Your Research Development Officer can help with

In addition, the Research Design Service (RDS) can help you with health and social care research applications. The RDS is funded by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR). There are RDS advisers based at Kent, and they can provide free, confidential advice if you are applying to the NIHR or other national peer reviewed funding programmes. 

Costing, Approval and Submission

Your Grants & Contracts Officer can help with

Ethical Approval

The Ethics & Governance Officer can help with the necessary checks and advice for any research involving human participants