The Lewy Body Society Grant Round 2020

We are the only charity dedicated solely to Lewy body dementia in the UK. Through our application and review process we aim to fund the highest quality research so that we can make a real difference to the lives of people with LBD.

We are pleased to announce that the call for applications to our 2020 grant round is now open.

We welcome applications for projects that will increase our understanding of Lewy body dementia as well as improving care for people living with this condition and their families and carers.

Opening date: Monday 17th February 2020

Deadline for applications: Monday 18th May at 12 noon

Decisions and Start Dates: Most funding decisions will likely be communicated in October 2020.


What do we fund?

The Lewy Body Society will consider any application that is relevant to dementia with Lewy bodies in our grant round.

For this call, the society has in the region of £300,000 to allocate and will aim to fund 2 – 3 projects.

Grants will be awarded for a maximum duration of 3 years.

We will fund

PhD studentships

Junior Fellowships

Innovative awards

Project grants

Please complete this application form LBS-Grant-Application-Form-2020_1.1

Grants are tenable only at a UK host institution.

Principal applicants should hold employment contracts that extend beyond the period of the grant.

If you would like more information, please email: