University of Bath

National Institute for Health Research: Invention for Innovation funding workshop

In this event we'll summarise the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Invention for Innovation (i4i) funding programme and how to apply for it.

18 Oct 20181.15pm
18 Oct 20183.45pm
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This workshop will help you with your application for health research funding.

At this event, we will outline how the Research Design Service South West (RDS-SW) can assist you in applying for NIHR i4i funding and give an insight into what makes a good application. There will be a number of guest speakers.

Workshop schedule

Time Event Speaker
1.15 to 1.55pm Lunch
1.55 to 2.00pm Introduction Dr Lisa Austin
2.00 to 2.15pm Role of the RDS Professor Gordon Taylor
2.15 to 2.45pm Insight from the NIHR i4i Programme Manager Dr Lee Allen
2.45 to 3.05pm Experience of applying for an i4i grant Professor Nick Stone
3.05 to 3.20pm Q&A panel
3.20 to 3.45pm Networking with refreshments


The event is organised by the Department for Health and Research & Innovation Services.