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UK Nutrition Research Partnership (UK NRP): Travelling Skills Awards for Nutrition-related Research

The UK NRP (Nutrition Research Partnership for health and disease) wishes to strengthen the UK nutrition research base by supporting the integration of nutrition-related science with research in health and disease with the aim of optimising health outcomes.

Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Mar 2020

  • Time remaining: 3w 5d 19h 55m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 14 Feb 2020
  • Closing date: 25 Mar 2020 16:00 GMT
  • Triage/shortlisting: May 2020
  • Meeting date: 20 - 21 May 2020
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

DPFS is an ongoing scheme, with outline deadlines every 4 months.

Further details of open and future DPFS deadlines can be found on the submission deadlines page for the scheme.

The DPFS scheme is a key part of our Translational Research Strategy and supports the translation of fundamental discoveries toward benefits to human health. It funds the pre-clinical development and early clinical testing of novel therapeutics, devices and diagnostics, including “repurposing” of existing therapies.

Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) - Pre Doctoral opportunity: Apr 2020

The CRTF supports clinically active professionals within the UK to undertake a higher research degree. The scheme can also provide post-doctoral funding for applicants who achieved their PhD more than five years ago but who have not been research active since due to clinical training commitments.

Senior Clinical Fellowship (SCF) opportunity: April 2020

The SCF supports talented medically and other clinically qualified professionals, with an effective track record of internationally competitive independent research, to make the transition to research leadership.

Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF): April 2020

The CSF develops talented medically and other clinically qualified professionals who have gained a higher research degree to lead their own research plans and establish their own research team to make the transition to independent investigator.

MRC Applied Global Health Research Board

  • Time remaining: 1m 1w 3d 19h 55m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 8 Jan 2020
  • Closing date: 7 Apr 2020 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

The MRC have launched a new research funding Board inviting applications in applied global health research for more information see here.

ERA-HDHL Call for Joint Transnational Research Proposals (PREVNUT)

BBSRC and MRC are pleased to announce support for UK participation in the JPI HDHL Joint Action on Development of targeted nutrition for prevention of undernutrition for older adults (PREVNUT) and encourage their research communities to apply for funding as part of transnational consortia.

GACD: Primary and Secondary Prevention of Cancer Funding Call

The Medical Research Council and the National Institute for Health Research, in partnership with the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD), are seeking to generate new knowledge on interventions and their implementation for the prevention of cancer in low and middle income countries (LMIC).