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Friday, September 6, 2013

Alcohol Research UK announce new funding opportunities

Alcohol Research UK have announced its 2014/15 studentship scheme and a new flagship initiative on linking harms caused by alcohol to drinking behaviours. The research charity offers a number of grants, and previously funded work can be accessed via the alcohol library.
Aruk logo without straplineFor the new flagship scheme, a call for proposals has been made to investigate the link between specific harms caused directly by a distinct pattern, level and duration of alcohol drinking at key stages in the life-course. It is co-funded by the MRC and ESRC and aims to inform public health policy and the design of interventions.
Between £200,000 and £500,000 is available for each flagship project. Full information, including how applications may be made, can be found on theMedical Research Council's website.  > > > >   Read More