The Mary Kitzinger Trust supports research into childhood vision impairment, including previous funding of studentships:

Investigation into the Social and Cognitive Implications of Early Onset Blindness and Autistic Symptomology. Martin Bishop supervised by Peter Hobson, University College London. Two year studentship completed in 1995.

Environmental Control by Visually Impaired Children. Sarah Norgate, supervised by Professor Vicky Lewis and Dr Glyn Collis, University of Warwick. Completed in 1995.