The Society awards a variety of grants to support the careers of physiologists in the UK and abroad, in line with our grant making policy. These range from funding to support a visiting speaker, to cover travel costs to a scientific meeting or to organise an event to promote physiology as a discipline to the general public.
Travel grants - to present work at a meeting, attend a workshop or visit a lab
Research grants - to support physiologists in their first permanent academic position or returning to a permanent position after a career break
International grants - these grants have been discontinued and will be replaced by funding to support international travel for teachers. More details to follow.
Vacation studentships - for undergraduates to experience research in physiology
Final year project bursaries - to support undergraduates training in the in vivo sciences
Outreach grants - to support an activity that promotes physiology to wider audiences
Public engagement grants - to support running a large public activity/event discussing physiology (including non-members)
Teaching grants - to support individuals that focus predominantly on higher education teaching, for educational research or resource development
Paton prize bursary - to support travel and research expenses for studying the history of physiology
Seminar and meeting support
Departmental seminar scheme - to attract speakers to seminars
H3 symposium - to hold a one-day focused meeting at Hodgkin Huxley House