Biological vulnerability to extreme heat in maternal and child health 

This award will fund research teams to significantly advance understanding of the biological vulnerability to extreme heat in the context of maternal and child health. By the end of the award, successful applicants will have delivered new knowledge at this intersection and generated evidence with the potential to inform new interventions that can be used in real world settings.

Scheme at a glance 

This scheme is now closed

Lead applicant career stage:
Funding amount:

Up to £2 million per award. In exceptional cases we may award above £2 million.

Funding duration:

3 to 5 years

Eligibility and suitability 

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How to apply 

Key dates 

You must submit your application by 17.00 (BST) on the deadline day. We don’t accept late applications.

Open to new applications

  1. 8 August 2022, 17.00 BST

    Application deadline

  2. August – September 2022


  3. 12 September 2022

    Full applications invited

  4. 10 November 2022

    Full applications deadline

  5. February 2023


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