On Thursday 4 July 2013, the NIAA Grants Committee met to consider the first round of 2013 applications for funding on behalf of The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain & Ireland (AAGBI) & Anaesthesia, The Association of Paediatric Anaesthetists of Great Britain & Ireland (APAGBI), The British Journal of Anaesthesia (BJA), The Difficult Airway Society (DAS), The Obstetric Anaesthetists Association (OAA), Regional Anaesthesia UK (RA UK), The Society for Education in Anaesthesia UK (SEA UK), The Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) and The Vascular Anaesthesia Society of Great Britain & Ireland (VASGBI).
We considered 39 applications over ten categories for a requested sum of £966,397 and made a total of 13 awards over seven categories to a value of £287,161. Success rate: 30%.
Professor Dave Lambert
NIAA Grants Officer