Grants

The funding moieties specified in headings below are focused on DataSHIELD development, all other funding quantities relate to the total value of the individual grants.

Primary funding: grants providing £500,000 or more to DataSHIELD development

Grant PeriodGrant holdersGrant NameTotal amountFunder

Jan 2019 - Dec 2022

Swertz, M, Burton PR (co-applicant) et al. 

EUCAN-Connect: A federated FAIR platform enabling large-scale analysis of high-value cohort data connecting Europe and Canada in personalized health

€6M  European Union
H2020

Jan 2011- Dec 2016

Stolk R, Burton PR (Science Coordinator), et al (16 Centres) Biobank Standardisation and Harmonisation for Research Excellence in the European Union (BioSHaRE-EU) €12M European Union Framework 7

 Major funding: grants providing £50K - £500K to DataSHIELD development 

Grant periodGrant holdersGrant NameTotal amountFunder
Jan 2020 - Dec 2024 Burton PR & Wilson, RC (co-applicants) Advancing Tools for Human Early Lifecourse Exposome Research and Translation - ATHLETE €11M European Union
H2020
Feb 2018 - Feb 2021 Wilson, R. (PI) Methods for the privacy preserving analysis of sensitive health data: text analysis and data visualisation £224,395  UKRI Innovation fellowship at HDRUK
Jan 2016 - Sep 2019 Burton PR (PI) Connected Health Cities (CHC) (North East and North Cumbria) £4M Department of Health (via NHSA)

Oct 2012-Sept 2017

Morris A, Burton PR (co-applicant), et al. The Scottish eHealth Informatics Research Centre £10M MRC E-Health Informatics Research Centres (E-HIRCs) Call

Oct 2012- Sept 2017

Lyons R, Burton PR (co-applicant), et al. Centre for the Improvement of Population Health through E-health Research (CIPHER) £9.3M MRC E-Health Informatics Research Centres (E-HIRCs) Call

Jul 2011-  Dec 2015

Tedds JA, Burton PR (co-applicant), Butters OB (co-applicant) BRISSKit Biomedical Research Software as a Service £2.1M JISC

Jan 2007 - Apr 2010

Knoppers BM, Hudson T, Burton P (co-investigator & "Director of Science"), et al., P3G (Public Population Project in Genomics) $34M CAD (~£15M) Genome Canada International Consortium Initiative

Small funding: providing <£50k towards DataSHIELD development and maintenance

Grant  periodGrant holdersGrant NameTotal amountFunder
Jan 2019 - present Wilson, RC (PI) Discourse -  open source project hosting ~$100/month Discourse.org
Jan 2016 – Dec 2017 Burton PR (PI), Wilson RC (co-applicant) Funding for organising the international workshop: Data Analysis with Privacy Protection for Epidemiological Research. £25,028  WUN Research Development Fund
1st Oct 2015- 29th Feb 2016 Wilson RC Graham, P.J. SSI/DataSSHIELD - Project Review. 22nd March 2016 18 staff days Software Sustainability Institute Open Call
Mar 2015-Jun 2015 Wilson RC (PI), Burton PR (co-applicant), et al. AMASED: Access Methods for the Analysis of SEnsitive Data £12,146 JISC Research Data Spring