Current funding opportunities

 


Fight for Sight's funds are allocated to research teams in academic or medical institutions across the UK. The research may be undertaken in the UK or overseas.

Applications must be submitted via our online system grants.fightforsight.org.uk.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to get in touch with the team at Grants@fightforsight.org.uk

Please follow the links below to find the grants that best suit your needs:

Project Grant Awards

  • The deadline for abstract applications will be 9 June 2022 at 5pm.
  • Open to clinical and non-clinical research scientists wishing to undertake research in all fields of ophthalmic and vision research relevant to Fight for Sight's charitable aims.
  • Up to £250,000 for up to three years
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PhD Studentships

  • The deadline for abstract applications will be 9 June 2022 at 5pm.
  • Up to £100,000 for projects addressing research in all fields of ophthalmic and vision research relevant to Fight for Sight's charitable aims.
  • Applications must be made by the potential PhD supervisor(s) for studentships to start in 2023
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Small Grants Awards

  • The deadline will be 28 July 2022 at 5pm.
  • These awards support small feasibility and pilot studies for the generation of preliminary data
  • Up to £15,000, the awards are tenable for one year.
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The Royal College of Ophthalmologists Zakarian Awards

  • The deadline for applications will be 22 July 2022.
  • Three awards will be offered to ophthalmologists who are members of The Royal College of Ophthalmologists.
  • Up to £25,000
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