RA-UK Small Project Grants

RA-UK will support small project applications up to a maximum of £5000 per year.

Applications will be considered for support by the RA-UK board twice yearly.

Applications may be submitted throughout the year, but closing date for consideration of applications will be the end of the month prior to the biannual board meetings (end of September 2018, then end of April 2019).

Please send completed applications to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Download an application form:

Application Form (Word)

Application Form (PDF format)


Previous awards have been given to:

Drs Alan Macfarlane and Rachel Kearns. Effect of regional versus local anaesthesia on outcome after arteriovenous fistula creation : a  randomised controlled trial. Outcome - RA significantly improved long term fistula survival compared to local anaesthesia. Aitken et al Lancet 2016; 388: 1067-1074.

Drs Ruth Greer and Anthony Carey for a patient information video explaining a peripheral nerve block. The video was demonstrated at Brighton ASM 2107 and available to view here.