Core-Dr Falk F1 / F2 Research Award

Core-Dr Falk 2018 F1/F2 Research Awards Application Form

Dr Falk Pharma and Core invite applications for a £2,500 research award for a medical doctor at F1 or F2 grade to facilitate prospective research in an area relevant to gastroenterology or hepatology.

Applications should be completed through the form below. A PDF version of your application will be sent to your email address after you submit the form (check your spam/junk folder if you have not received it). Please print this off, obtain all relevant signatures and email a scanned signed full application to research@corecharity.org.uk by 2 March 2018, 5pm. The application will only be considered complete once we receive the signed version. Applications received after this time will not be considered.

Please do not exceed the word limits set in the application form and ensure all rich text formatted sections use 11 size font.

If there are any issues, please contact research@corecharity.org.uk

  • Tick box to confirm this is the award you want to apply for.
  • Add in chronological order. Include Honours and Awards. Click on the + button to add more rows.
    InstitutionDegreeClassSubjectYear of award 
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  • Most recent first.
    Start dateEnd dateJob titleLocation 
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  • Include dates of contract and location. Write N/A if not applicable.
  • Maximum 30 words. Please choose an informative title.
  • Please indicate a realistic start date.
  • Add figure in months. Maximum duration 12 months.
  • Maximum 2,500 words (excluding references). Structure the text into Background; Hypothesis and Aims; Methods; Feasibility of study; Potential impact of outcome. Add references if needed (maximum 30).
  • Please provide a scientific summary. Maximum 200 words.
  • Please provide a lay summary. Maximum 200 words.
    Use simple lay terms to describe the project and include the following:
    • A simple title (maximum 10 words)
    • The issue that you are addressing and how you plan to approach it (include information on the condition(s), service, treatment, etc. as applicable)
    • How this project's outcomes will benefit patients in the near future
    This summary will be used by Core when describing your work to the public. Please check the readability score of your lay summary using this readability checker:
    http://www.readabilityformulas.com/free-readability-formula-tests.php
    The score should be more than 50.
  • Please use this section to upload any tables or images to support your project. Upload a single file of maximum 2 pages length. Ensure tables and images are referenced clearly in the project text.
  • Capital items will not be funded. Where there are no consumable costs, such as a computer based project, costs associated with presenting your research (e.g., travel to meetings or for training, or for open access publication) are eligible. All costs are in UK pounds (£). The maximum award is £2,500 and applications exceeding that amount will be rejected. The award is payable to the institution where the research is to be undertaken.
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  • Please ensure you have added up all the budget items listed in the section above.
  • Scan and upload a single file of maximum 1 page length. Please make sure the endorsement includes the following information:
    Signed ……………………………………………………………
    Dated ……………………………………............................…
    Name................................................................................
    [BLOCK CAPITALS]
    Job Title............................................................................
    [BLOCK CAPITALS]
  • Tick the box to indicate the applicant's institution accepts and agrees to the Data Protection terms.
  • Add your full name in the online form and then sign and date here when preparing the scanned signed version of the application.