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Published: 27.03.2017

The British Council for Prevention of Blindness supports research into the prevention of blindness in low and low-middle income countries throughout the world.

Closing date: 6 October 2017                                              


Grants are offered for research projects that further the goals of ‘VISION 2020: The Right to Sight’, in the following categories:


  • Fellowships leading to the award of PhD or MD – up to £190,000 over 2 or 3 years
  • Research grants – up to £60,000
  • Research Mentorship Awards – up to £15,000

Grants are only awarded to UK Universities and Hospitals.

BCPB is proud to be celebrating 40 years of blindness prevention. 

For more details, full terms & conditions and application forms please see or contact Diana Bramson, Charity Manager, BCPB, 4 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2RP.

Telephone: 020 7404 7114 Email: [email protected]

BCPB is a registered charity – number 270941