Small Grants Scheme


About the Grant

To encourage investigative research in histopathology, particularly aimed at generating research data which may contribute towards a substantive application to a funding body 

A maximum sum of £10 000


Who is eligible?

Trainees (specialist registrars or honorary specialist registrars) consultants & post- doctoral histopathology trainees who are members of the Society


Deadline Date

1 April & 1 October


How do I apply?

To apply please click here

Please upload completed Part BPart C document during the application process.

Please read the full terms and conditions before applying 

Trainee's Small Grant Terms & Conditions 

Consultant's Pump Priming Small Grant Terms & Conditions 

Post-Doctoral Collaborative Small Grant Terms & Conditions 

Trainee's Collaborative Small Grant - Terms & Conditions 

Examples of Projects funded from the Small Grants Scheme


A Pilot Study of the Role of Carnitine Palmitoyltransferase-1 in the Progression of Breast Cancer Dr Vijay Sharma, Royal Liverpool Hospital

Malignant Bone Tumours with H3F3A Mutations: A Genomic and Epigenetic Study Dr Peter Ellery, UCL

Investigating the interplay between CTCF haploinsufficiency and DNA stability using proteomic approaches approaches Dr Sarah Aitken, University of Cambridge full published article

Defining the regulatory mechanisms of CDKN2A loss in chordoma Dr D Lindsay, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

Protein imbalance as a putative pathogenic mechanism in the progression of Barrett's oesophagus Dr G Hutchins, University of Leeds

Establishing the response of Human Microglia after acute paediatric brain injury Dr A Young, University of Cambridge

Integrated genomic and molecular pathological characterisatioin of hepatocellular carcinoma Dr S Aitken, University of Cambridge


CTCF maintains regulatory homeostasis of cancer pathways Dr S Aitken, University of Cambridge 

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