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

  • Time remaining: 1w 1d 11h 5m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 12 Jun 2020
  • Closing date: 22 Jul 2020 16:00 GMT+1
  • Triage/shortlisting: Sep 2020
  • Meeting date: 17 - 18 Sep 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.

Strategic Priorities Fund: Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Food Systems

  • Time remaining: 2w 0d 11h 5m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 18 Feb 2020
  • Closing date: 28 Jul 2020 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) in partnership with government are pleased to announce a £5 million call to support one Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) focused on developing the next generation of interdisciplinary food systems thinkers.

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).

Peacebuilding and Resilience in an era of global health challenges: a bilateral research call to enhance understanding and support for mental health challenges in Colombia

  • Time remaining: 2w 6d 7h 5m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 10 Jun 2020
  • Closing date: 3 Aug 2020 12:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and the Science, Technology and Innovation Projects CTeI of national affairs (Minciencias) are pleased to announce a bilateral call between researchers in the UK and Colombia.

Global Effort on COVID-19 (GECO) Health Research

Global Effort on COVID-19 Health Research is a new cross UK government funding call aiming to support applied health research that will address COVID-19 knowledge gaps. The focus is on understanding the pandemic and mitigating its health impacts in LMIC contexts. The call prioritises epidemiology, clinical management, infection control and health system responses.

MRC/ESRC/BBSRC-Versus Arthritis Advanced Pain Discovery Platform – Expression of Interest for Multidisciplinary Consortia for Data Generation

  • Time remaining: 1m 2w 3d 11h 5m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 29 May 2020
  • Closing date: 31 Aug 2020 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

The Medical Research Council (MRC), Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and Versus Arthritis are pleased to announce a £14m call for large and ambitious multidisciplinary consortia.

Innovation Hubs for Gene Therapies

  • Time remaining: 1m 2w 6d 11h 5m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 4 May 2020
  • Closing date: 3 Sep 2020 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

Amongst other aims this call will potentially accelerate the translation of new therapies including those for rare disease patients in desperate need of new treatment options.

MRC/DFID African Research Leader scheme 2020

  • Time remaining: 1m 3w 4d 11h 5m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 16 Jun 2020
  • Closing date: 8 Sep 2020 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

The UK Medical Research Council and the UK Department for International Development announce a further call for proposals for the prestigious African Research Leader awards.

Joint Global Health Trials (JGHT) Call 11 – outline stage

This call funds late-stage clinical and health intervention trials evaluating efficacy and effectiveness that will contribute to the improvement of health in low and middle income countries (LMICs). Applicants based at eligible research organisations in LMICs and the UK are eligible to apply.

Please note: the trial development grant funding opportunity will be launched in October 2020.