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OAA Large and Medium Research Grants

The OAA offers one large and one medium research grant
The two grants are offered through the National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia (NIAA) and applications should be submitted direct.

Please note that the scientific and lay abstracts from 2013 Round 1 are now available on the NIAA website.

The NIAA has been awarded partnership status with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). This means that some research studies supported by these OAA funding streams may be adopted on to the NIHR portfolio and are eligible for support from the NIHR Comprehensive Local Research Networks (CLRNs).


The two NIAA OAA research grants available are:

- one medium research grant for applications up to £15k
- one large research grant for applications up to £60k

The deadline for 2017 applications is Friday 21st April 2017.


OAA Small Research Grants and the OAA International Research Grant

These grants are up to the value of £5000

The OAA has been awarded partnership status with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). This means that some research studies supported by this funding stream may be adopted on to the NIHR portfolio and are eligible for support from the NIHR Comprehensive Local Research Networks (CLRNs).

Please click on the links for more details and an application form