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  • Programme of awards for 2014-15

    The Foundation is pleased to announce its programme of competitive awards for 2014-15, including Mildred Blaxter Post-Doctoral Fellowships, Postgraduate International Conference Travel Grants, Symposia and Workshops, and Research Grant Development Awards.

    Deadlines for the applications to the first round of each award scheme are as follows:
    Mildred Blaxter Post-Doctoral Fellowships: 30 October 2014
    Symposia and Workshops: 11 November 2014
    Research Grant Development Awards: 15 December 2014

  • Programme of Awards for 2013-14

    The Foundation will offer the following Programme of Awards for 2013-14:

    Post-Graduate International Conference Travel Grants
    Up to 10 awards in 2013-14, to a value of £900 each to present a paper at the XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology in Japan and to £600 each to present at other international conferences.
    Submission deadlines: 4 November 2013, 17 February 2014 and 2 June 2014.
    For further details see Postgraduate International Conference Travel Grants

    Symposium or Workshop Support Grants


The objects for which the Charity (Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness) is established are for the public benefit to promote and improve social scientific research, education and scholarship in the field of the sociology of health and illness.