There are funding opportunities available for registered Nurses, Midwives and Allied Health Professionals to develop careers that combine clinical practice with research please see below for more information.

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)

The NIHR commission and fund research and their website is a good source of information on funding studies http://www.nihrtcc.nhs.uk/cat/

Links RE funding

NIHR Funding opportunities page

Medical Research Council Funding Opportunities

Below you will find guidance on the costs that need to be considered for PPI representatives when developing grant applications

Patient and Public Involvement

Involve - cost calculator

INVOLVE Payment Rates

TRF PPI Guidance for Researches – Version 1, April 2011