NIHR Brain Injury Healthcare Technology Co-operative – Launch of the Innovation Small Funds Competition 2014/15

Innovation Small Funding Competition Announcement

The NIHR Brain Injury Healthcare Technology Co-operative is pleased to announce its first competition for pilot project funding (up to £10,000) for the early development of novel technology-based solutions applicable to the acquired brain injury pathway, from the initial acute event through to long term rehabilitation (www.brainhtc.org). Applications are invited from academic institutions, NHS Trusts and SME’s. Preference will be given to collaborative projects that have a near term clinical impact or the potential to secure more substantial funding after proof of principle has been established. Registration opens 1st September 2014, Deadline for applications Friday 24th October 2014 Confirmation of successful applications Friday 5th December 2014 Anticipated start dates expected Monday 5th January 2015

Expressions of interest should be registered from 12 pm Monday 1st September 2014 to Mita Brahmbhatt (Programme Manager). Please include the following:
Full Name
Role
Organisation
Title & Field of Study
Questions/Queries
Registration will be logged and a briefing pack will be sent electronically. To find out more about the role of NIHR Healthcare Technology Co-operatives please refer to the link:

http://www.nihr.ac.uk/documents/about-NIHR/Briefing-Documents/4.11-Healthcare-Technology-Co-operatives.pdf

Published 3. September 2014 in News UK