Grants & Awards

Please find Guts UK's current and upcoming funding opportunities listed below and on the sidebar.

Guts UK Derek Butler Fellowship

The Guts UK Derek Butler fellowship is for research in upper gastrointestinal tract diseases and conditions. One grant up to £210,000 is available.

Applications are open and will close at 17:00 on Monday 4th October 2021.

For updates please refer to this web-page or email research@gutscharity.org.uk

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Guts UK Amelie Waring Fellowship

The Guts UK Amelie Waring fellowship is for research into any aspect of pancreatic inflammation or injury. One grant up to £180,000 is available.

Applications are open and will close at 17:00 on Monday 4th October 2021.

For updates please refer to this web-page or email research@gutscharity.org.uk

Learn more about the Guts UK Amelie Waring Fellowship

GUTS UK/BSPGHAN SMALL GRANTs

Guts UK and The British Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (BSPGHAN) are happy to announce a grant call for new research projects. For the first time we will co-fund a call for a start-up grant to support research studies on paediatric pancreatitis and pancreatic diseases.

One grant up to £10,000 is available.

Applications are closed.

For updates, please refer to our web site or email research@gutscharity.org.uk

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic currently we are accepting electronic signatures. However, after the deadline, we might ask you to post a wet-signed copy to Research Awards, Guts UK, 3 St Andrews Place, London NW1 4LB.

Learn more about the Guts UK/BSPGHAN Small Grants

Guts UK/BSG Trainee Research Awards

Guts UK/BSG Trainee Research Awards are for UK-based gastroenterology Specialty Trainees (who hold a National Training Number) who would like to conduct research or audit/quality improvement (QIin any area of gastroenterology (including pancreatology and hepatology) or nutrition in relation to gastroenterology.

We strongly encourage applications that are aligned to our current research priorities which can be found on our website.

In order to support our priorities, this year we will reserve at least one award for each of two key current areas, irritable bowel syndrome and diverticular disease.

Applications in these areas are especially encouraged.

Applications are accepted for individual and for network projects. Download advice on how to set up a successful trainee network. Grants are available up to £5,000 each, with no minimum value, with a total budget for all the awards of £50,000.

Applications are closed.

For updates please refer to this web-page or email research@gutscharity.org.uk

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic currently we are accepting electronic signatures. However, after the deadline, we might ask you to post a wet-signed copy to Research Awards, Guts UK, 3 St Andrews Place, London NW1 4LB.

Learn more about the Guts UK/BSG Trainee Research Awards

Guts UK Development Grants – Early career researchers

We are happy to announce the launch of a new type of grant award, aimed at early career researchers not yet in a substantive position or within three years of appointment to a substantive academic post. Allowance will be made for applicants whose career has been subject to an interruption for family or personal reasons. These grants are for translational or proof of concept research in any area of gastroenterology (including pancreatology and hepatology).

We strongly encourage applications that are aligned to our current research priorities which can be found on our website.

In order to support our priorities, this year we will reserve at least one award for each of two key current areas, irritable bowel syndrome and diverticular disease.

Applications in these areas are especially encouraged.

Six grants are available up to £15,000 each.

Applications are closed.

For updates please refer to this web-page or email research@gutscharity.org.uk

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic currently we are accepting electronic signatures. However, after the deadline, we might ask you to post a wet-signed copy to Research Awards, Guts UK, 3 St Andrews Place, London NW1 4LB.

Learn more about the Guts UK Development Grants – Early career researchers

forCrohns/Guts UK Crohn’s Disease Research Grants

forCrohns/Guts UK Crohn’s Disease Research Grants are awarded for research-established clinicians specifically investigating Covid and/or anything related to health and quality of life for people with Crohn’s disease.

Three grants are available up to £25,000 each.

Applications are closed.

For updates please refer to this web-page or email research@gutscharity.org.uk

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic currently we are accepting electronic signatures. However, after the deadline, we might ask you to post a wet-signed copy to Research Awards, Guts UK, 3 St Andrews Place, London NW1 4LB.

Learn more about the forCrohns/Guts UK Crohn’s Disease Research Grants

GUTS UK/BSPGHAN GRANTS

Guts UK/BSPGHAN grants are awarded for translational or proof of concept research in any area of paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition. One grant up to £40,000 is available.

Applications are closed.

For updates please refer to our web site or email research@gutscharity.org.uk

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic currently we are accepting electronic signatures. However, after the deadline, we might ask you to post a wet-signed copy to Research Awards, Guts UK, 3 St Andrews Place, London NW1 4LB.

Learn more about the Guts UK/BSPGHAN Grants

Guts UK/Dr Falk Awards

These awards are closed.

For updates please refer to this web-page or email research@gutscharity.org.uk

The Guts UK/Dr Falk awards recognise the achievements of those who bring new knowledge and insight to the field of gastroenterology, pancreatology and hepatology. A number of awards and prizes for different amounts are available.

Due to Covid-19 pandemic we are accepting electronic signatures. However, after the deadline, we might ask you to post a wet-signed copy to Research Awards, Guts UK, 3 St Andrews Place, London NW1 4LB.

Learn more about the Guts UK/Dr Falk Awards

Other funding collaborations

Guts UK regularly collaborates with other organisations to fund research. Visit Our research partners section to find out more about past and present collaborators.

If you have questions about these funding opportunities or would like to sign up for research award updates, email: research@gutscharity.org.uk

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