This call is open to orthopaedic, veterinary and maxillo-facial surgeons, trainees and operating room personnel involved in trauma care. Applicants should submit a completed application form of their research proposal, which may involve any aspect of musculoskeletal trauma, including hand, facio- maxillo-cranial, spine and veterinary trauma.

1) Major Research Grant: AOUK invite applications for research grant funding of up to £10,000

Preference will be given to applications related to an MD/PhD programme and must demonstrate clear translation to improving outcomes in trauma care. Particular attention should be paid to the accompanying notes for guidance. Supporting signatures & documentation will accompany the application which must be submitted by 30.09.19 Successful applicants will be contacted within six weeks of the closing date.

2) Minor Research Grant: AOUK invite applications for research grant funding of up to £5,000

Preference will be given to applications related to a higher degree or pump priming activity with potential to lead to a more significant project. Particular attention should be paid to the accompanying notes for guidance .
Supporting signatures & documentation must accompany the application which must be submitted by 30.09.19. Successful applicants will be contacted within six weeks of the closing date.

Application forms and notes for guidance can be obtained at the research section of the website.

Completed applications should be sent to:

[email protected]
Mr WGP Eardley, Research and Development Chairman, AOUK