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Confidence in Concept 2019

  • Time remaining: 1w 5d 8h 40m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 4 Nov 2019
  • Closing date: 5 Feb 2020 16:00 GMT
  • Meeting date: 11 Mar 2020
  • Type: Grants, MRC strategic

The Confidence in Concept (CiC) scheme is a key part of MRC’s translational research strategy and provides annual awards of up to £1m to institutions, to be used flexibly to support the earliest stages of multiple translational research projects.

Tackling multimorbidity at scale: Understanding disease clusters, determinants & biological pathways

  • Time remaining: 2w 4d 8h 40m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 11 Nov 2019
  • Closing date: 11 Feb 2020 16:00 GMT
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

Multimorbidity is associated with a reduction in quality of life, increased use of health services and reduced life expectancy. As the number of conditions an individual has increases, so does the likelihood of increased healthcare costs. Multimorbidity has suffered scientifically from being seen as a random assortment of diseases, making it difficult to address.

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.

MRC Applied Global Health Research Board

  • Time remaining: 2m 2w 0d 8h 40m
  • 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.

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).