BAS Special Award

A funding opportunity for aspiring clinical academics with an interest in jargon aphasia.

Due to a generous bequest, the British Aphasiology Society is launching this one-off special award. The funding will be awarded to a clinician who is interested in research for the benefit of people with jargon aphasia. The award should support a Speech and Language Therapist to engage with research activity in this area and should fund activity that could lead towards publications and/or further research activity and/or training.

Amount: up to £5000

Application Process: First call – end March 2021 with a deadline of 14 June 2021.

This will be a similar process to the BAS Initiatives in Aphasia Seed Fund. Applicants will be required to submit a CV, an application form, and an aphasia-accessible project summary to

Please click on one of the following links (and then check your downloads folder) for:

1. Application guidance
2. Applicant form

For more information on this award, please contact Fiona Menger, BAS Seed Fund Officer.