The Irish Nephrology Society 2020 Research Bursary:
Deadline for Application-Friday 13th March 2020
Applications are invited for the 2020 Irish Nephrology Society Sinead Kinsella / Mundipharma Research Bursary. There will be one award of up to €20,000.
Funding is open to any current Specialist Registrar / Registrar in Nephrology and to those who at the time of application are in their first year following completion of their SpR training.
The funding may be used to provide salary support, travel and living costs and/or research costs. The research may be conducted either in Ireland or abroad. The successful applicant must undertake a full-time research position of at least 6 months duration. A condition of acceptance of the grant is that the successful Applicant reports their resulting research findings at the INS spring meeting within 2 years of receipt of funding.
Research Proposal: Brief Background, Preliminary Results, Methods, Clinical Significance, Limitations: (Max 3 pages, minimal font size 11 )
Key references (max 8)
Applicant career statement (max 500 words). outlining how the research project will be structured and will benefit the applicants long term professional development.
Research supervisor CV and letter of support.
Proposed budget and any addition funding available or proposed support.
Applications will be assessed on the originality, quality and clinical relevance of the proposal, the feasibility of the overall research project and the potential for a positive impact on the applicants long term career development.