The BMA ( British Medical Association ) Information Fund 2016 is now open for applications until 5pm on Thursday 8 September 2016 ( UK time ) or until the cap of 100 applications has been reached.
The Information Fund provides health information and educational materials to health focused organisations in developing countries. Requests are prioritised from organisations that can demonstrate that the requested resources are tailored to their needs, the materials will be readily utilised by a significant number of people, and have demonstrable impact. The books can mean the difference between life and death through updating and increasing the knowledge of healthcare workers in developing countries. Improving access to quality health information further supports local and national efforts to reach UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Who can apply ? -Health care institutions -Medical schools -Libraries -Health focused non governmental organisations and similar organisations
What do we donate ? -Educational and training materials ( e.g. books, CDs, DVDs ) -There is a maximum limit of £2000 for each application. However, quantities requested may be reduced due to the high number of applications -We do not donate money
Nigel Palmer Phi