2018 Research Awards


The Child Growth Foundation offers grants for research projects that will directly enhance the health, psychological wellbeing and education of those affected by growth conditions. Grants cover salaries/stipends and research costs directly associated with the project. The next round is now open.

Value and duration

Proposals will be considered for projects of up to three years duration, with a maximum value of £40k per annum. Smaller projects will also be considered. Part funding is encouraged.


Applicants should normally have been employed by a UK university or hospital for at least two years. Proposals will also be considered from those wishing to fund a research degree (PhD, MPhil, MRes, BMedSci, MSc etc) but the CGF would wish to receive details of the student before confirming the funding.

Application procedure

Initial expressions of interest should be submitted by 22nd June 2018. You can download the form, and information, below:


Expression of Interest Form    
Funding Protocol Informaiton    

Successful applicants will be notified within two weeks of this deadline and will be asked to submit a full proposal by 31st August.

The winning bid(s) will be announced at the Child Growth Foundation annual convention to be held on 29th September. Work should commence within six months of this date.


Any enquiries should be addressed to Email Research


0208 995 0257

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