Additional information

Useful links

Health and Behaviour Change research here at Stirling

UK Society for Behavioural Medicine

Stirling Behavioural Science Centre blog

British Psychological Society Division of Health Psychology

European Health Psychology Society

Behavioural Insights Team

Network for Integrated Behavioural Science

UCL Behavioural Medicine and Treatment Optimisation research

University of Strathclyde Health Psychology and Behavioural Medicine research group 

Newcastle University Health Psychology group

University of Bristol Behavioural Medicine group

Society of Behavioural Medicine

Stanford University Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences

Harvard University Behavioural Insights group



Sources of funding

National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)

Chief Scientist Office (CSO)

Medical Research Council (MRC)

Wellcome Trust

Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)

Nuffield Foundation

Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Leverhulme Trust

Or to keep an eye on different calls, follow UK Research Office


Useful documents and resources

Some resources which might be helpful in grant preparation:

A Powerpoint presentation given by Ronan O’Carroll on submitting to the CSO and NIHR Health Services & Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme, including common pitfalls: CSO and HIHR funding talk

A NIHR document providing guidance for researchers on Public and Patient Involvement: NIHR

A recording of an NIHR webinar on PPI involvement in research which was held on 23rd February 2016 is now available online. You will first need to register here: Register here. Once registered you can access the recording of the webinar here: NIHR Webinar on PPI

A Powerpoint presentation on Medical Research Council (MRC) funding given at the University of Stirling by Pam Hicks and Jennifer Anderson: MRC talk

The CSO have revised their funding application scheme. Slides from a recent CSO presentation on the Scottish Government Health and Social Care Research Strategy are available on Box here: CSO presentation


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