Foundation for the Sociology of Health & Illness New Award Schemes for 2013-14

The Foundation for the Sociology of Health Illness, the charity which owns the journal of that name, provides a number of award schemes to support the development of medical sociology / sociology of health and illness.

Applications are now invited for:

*Post-Graduate International Conference Travel Grants*
Up to 10 awards in 2013-14, to a value of £900 each to present a paper at the XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology in Japan and to £600 each to present at other international conferences.
Submission deadlines: 4 November 2013, 17 February 2014 and 2 June 2014.

*Symposium or Workshop Support Grants*
Up to 5 awards in 2013-14, to a value of £2,500 for a one-day event and £3,000 for two or more days
Submission deadlines: 11 November 2013, 24 March 2014 and 7 July 2014.

*Mildred Blaxter Post-Doctoral Fellowships*
Up to 2 in 2013-14, at spine point 29 or 30 (as appropriate) plus up to £2,500 research expenses
Submission deadline: 16 December 2013 (for an April/May start) and 14 April (for a September/October start)

*Research Grant Development Awards*
Up to 4 in 2013-24, to a value of £6,000 each Submission deadlines: 20 January 2014 and 14 July 2014

For further details and an application form, please see: http://www.shifoundation.org.uk/
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