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How to apply: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME) – Cross-board highlight notice*

*This is a cross-Board highlight notice and proposals may be submitted to any of the MRC’s four Research Boards as appropriate based on scientific or clinical area. All applications received under this highlight notice will be assessed through MRC’s standard assessment procedure.

Potential applicants are advised to contact MRC if they are considering submitting an application under this highlight.

Contact: Dr Neha Issar-Brown, Programme Manager Email: neha.issar-brown@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

  1. Select Council: MRC
  2. Select Document Type: Standard Proposal
  3. Select Scheme: Research Grant
  4. Select Call (Optional): Research Boards Month/Month Year Submissions*

Please note, if the above MRC Call is not available to select, please visit the MRC Deadlines page for information when the Call will ‘Open’ in the Je-S System.

Please also note that the step 4 ‘Select Call’ is optional, therefore the Je-S form can be created without the call being available.

Information regarding call availability:

Although the Je-S form can be created without the selection of a funding call, the ability to edit the electronic form within the Je-S System is limited without the selection of a call. Therefore if you would like to start editing the Je-S form you have created, please temporarily (until the call opening date has arrived) select any other MRC calls that are available to select within the ‘Project Details’ section of the Je-S form. This will enable you to edit the form until the call you wish to submit to is available for selection Deadlines page.