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  • Upcoming award deadlines

    Please note the following pending deadlines for the Foundation's programme of awards for 2014-15:

    Research Grant Development Awards (up to two awards of up to £6000 each): 15 December 2014. (A second round, with a deadline of 16 March 2015, will also be awarded.)

    Symposium or Workshop Support Grants (up to four awards of up to £2500 for a one-day event and £3000 for two or more days): 24 March 2015.

  • 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


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.