Grant applications An enthusiastic researcher with a passion for haematology and making a difference to people affected by a rare bone marrow failure? Please read on. Our 2018 grant application round was launched on 23 April and runs till 2pm on the 6th June 2018. Please look out for dates for future funding programmes. What we fund Applications are invited for translational research into aplastic anaemia and allied rare bone marrow failures that helps accelerate the understanding of the rare diseases and bring new treatments to patients. Recognising how important fresh talent in this field is, we will also consider applications for fellowships. Please read our Research Strategy and Policy first, before tackling the application form, as they contain the important terms and conditions attached to grants. It's also worth familiarising yourself with our grant assessment process. This is logical, transparent and designed to help us ensure we fund the best research proposals.