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UK-Canada Diabetes Research Team Grants 2019

The Medical Research Council (MRC), the UK Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) are pleased to invite proposals to the UK-Canada Diabetes Partnership Initiative.

MRC-AMED Infectious Disease Research Collaboration

  • Time remaining: 1w 6d 13h 20m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 19 Jun 2019
  • Closing date: 4 Sep 2019 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, MRC strategic

The Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) and the UK Medical Research Council (UKRI MRC) are pleased to launch a call for proposals for UK-Japan collaborative research into infectious diseases. This jointly funded initiative is aimed at fostering collaborative links between researchers in the UK and Japan. 

Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Pre Doctoral opportunity: Sep 2019

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.

Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF) opportunity: Sep 2019

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.

South Africa-UK Antibiotic Accelerator Initiative

  • Time remaining: 2w 0d 13h 20m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 3 Jul 2019
  • Closing date: 5 Sep 2019 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, MRC strategic

The UK MRC and South African MRC (SAMRC) are pleased to invite proposals to the South Africa – UK Antibiotic Accelerator under the umbrella of the Newton Fund.

This initiative will provide funding for high quality collaborative research partnerships focused on addressing the growing global burden of antimicrobial resistance, specifically antibacterial resistance in (South) Africa, through drug discovery.

UKRI GCRF Health and Context call 2019 - Full (invitation only)

  • Time remaining: 3w 0d 13h 20m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 1 Aug 2019
  • Closing date: 12 Sep 2019 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, MRC strategic

This cross-council, UKRI GCRF Health and Context call is seeking proposals for interdisciplinary research addressing wider contextual factors contributing to the burden of infectious and non-communicable diseases.

2019 TRDF: Transformative Research Technologies

This joint BBSRC, EPSRC and MRC 2019 Tools and Resources Development Fund (TRDF) call aims to pump prime the next generation of cutting-edge enabling research technologies with the potential for transformative impact in life sciences research.