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Methodology Research Programme: June 2020

  • Time remaining: 1w 4d 6h 32m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 8 May 2020
  • Closing date: 17 Jun 2020 16:00 GMT+1
  • Triage/shortlisting: Oct 2020
  • Meeting date: 24 - 25 Nov 2020
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

The MRC/NIHR Methodology Research Programme (MRP) is co-funded by the MRC and the Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).

Global Effort on COVID-19 (GECO) Health Research

  • Time remaining: 2w 2d 6h 32m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 18 May 2020
  • Closing date: 22 Jun 2020 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

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.

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

  • Time remaining: 1m 3w 1d 6h 32m
  • 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).

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

  • Time remaining: 2m 3w 4d 6h 32m
  • 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: 2m 4w 0d 6h 32m
  • 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.

COVID-19 Rapid Response Rolling Call

  • Time remaining: 9m 3w 5d 6h 32m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 1 Apr 2020
  • Closing date: 1 Apr 2021 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

Building on the initial calls of their Initiative, DHSC, through the NIHR, and UKRI are jointly launching a rolling call for proposals for rapid research into COVID-19.