Guts UK/BSG Trainee Awards – Network Applications

Applications should be completed through the form below by 5pm, 11th September 2023. Applications received after this time will not be considered.

This grant is open to UK-based gastroenterology specialty trainees who hold a National Training Number and who would like to conduct research or audit/Quality Improvement in 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.

A PDF version of your application will be sent to your email address after you submit the form. Print this off, wet-sign it (Applicant, Supervisor and Finance Officer signatures required), scan it and send it by email to

PLEASE DO NOT EXCEED THE WORD LIMITS. In formatted fields please use minimum font size 11. Grants are available up to £10,000 each.

If there are any issues, please contact

Data protection information

All personal information will be stored and processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (and any subsequent legislation and guidance relating to data protection, in particular the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 and the Data Protection Act 2018).

Summary information about the successful grant application, including the title of the project, the applicant’s name and institution, a project summary, and the value of the grant, might be published on Guts UK’s website and on other communication channels, as soon as the grant is awarded.

Further information as to how Guts UK use and protect your data is available in Guts UK’s Privacy Policy.