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RCEM Research Grants

Applications are invited from all College members and fellows for RCEM Research Grants.

Research Grants Spring 2024

Applications are invited from all College members and fellows for the Spring 2024 RCEM Research Grants.

Download the Grant application form here.

Please refer to the ‘Guide to RCEM grant application Spring 2024′.
Download the Guide to RCEM grant applications here

Applications will be rated according to the Importance of the research question to EM practice and James Lind Alliance priorities, the quality of science and methodology, the appropriate expertise of the research team, the potential for leading to future funded projects, the potential for academic training for applicant, deliverability, patient & public engagement, and value for money.

Successful applicants will be expected to produce a short report in the approved format on the progress of the project every 12 months and may also be invited to present their work at the RCEM Annual Scientific Conference.

Applications are particularly welcome from trainees, specialty doctors, consultants within 5 years of CCT and consultants without an established research background who wish to develop an academic portfolio.

The lead applicant must a member or fellow of the College. A team-based approach with strong EM leadership is encouraged. Appropriate commercial and non-commercial partnerships are welcome.

These grants are potentially eligible for inclusion on the UKCRN Portfolio and for support from your local clinical research network. Preference will be given to applicants who submit projects likely to lead to UKCRN Portfolio adoption.

Please send your application along with a copy of your CV to the College office or via email to

17:00 Friday 29 March 2024

For further information regarding the application process please contact:
Policy Team – email:
Matt Reed – email:

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