Funding for research projects We fund research and policy analysis work to shine a light on how to make successful change happen

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We have funded more than 150 external research projects across a range of themes over the last five years.

Find out more about our funding programmes for research projects below – or browse all our research projects by topic.

We also have a number of improvement project funding programmes and fellowship programmes.

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COVID-19 Research Programme

The Health Foundation has launched a new research programme, which seeks to understand the impact of...

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Recent funding opportunities

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Evidence into Practice

A programme to help research teams bridge the gap from academic research findings, to actionable...

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The Social and Economic Value of Health

Our programme exploring the impact of health on the social and economic outcomes of individuals and...

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Behavioural Insights Research

This programme offered £1.8 million to eight projects to support research that designs, tests and...

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Efficiency Research Programme

This programme awards research teams for projects looking into issues of efficiency and...

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Young people’s future health inquiry research programme

A programme of work aiming to build an understanding of the future health prospects of young people....

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Insight Research Programme 2019

This £1.6m programme will fund projects that research the development and use of data as a mechanism...

Other research funding programmes

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Insight Research Programme 2014

This programme ran between 2014 and 2018 and offered five projects funding of between £250,000 and...

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Insight Research Programme 2017

This £1.6 million programme is funding five projects that will research the development and use of...

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Translating improvement skills from training to implementation

This programme funded original research into identifying the barriers and facilitators for...

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