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Clinical Academic Research Partnerships Round 3: Announcement

In 2019 the Medical Research Council (MRC) in partnership with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) ran two pilot rounds of the Clinical Academic Research Partnerships (CARP) scheme.The response to this scheme was overwhelmingly positive and a commitment has been made to launch Round 3 of CARP in August 2020.

Methodology Research Programme: Nov 2020

  • Time remaining: 1w 6d 19h 54m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 2 Oct 2020
  • Closing date: 11 Nov 2020 16:00 GMT
  • Triage/shortlisting: Apr 2021
  • Meeting date: 12 - 13 May 2021
  • 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).

Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (EEID) Program 2020 – US-UK, China and Israel call for proposals

  • Time remaining: 2w 6d 20h 54m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 13 Jul 2020
  • Closing date: 18 Nov 2020 17:00 GMT
  • Type: Grants, Researcher-led

UKRI, in collaboration with partners, are pleased to announce a call for international partnerships involving researchers from the UK, and US, China and/or Israel under the Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases programme (EEID).

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

  • Time remaining: 3w 6d 19h 54m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 16 Oct 2020
  • Closing date: 25 Nov 2020 16:00 GMT
  • Triage/shortlisting: Dec 2020
  • Meeting date: 20 - 21 Jan 2021
  • 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.

UK-India Covid-19 partnership initiative

  • Time remaining: 1m 0w 2d 19h 54m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 27 Oct 2020
  • Closing date: 1 Dec 2020 16:00 GMT
  • Type: Grants, MRC strategic

You can apply for funding to support research collaborations between researchers in India and the UK. Your research should focus on comparing south Asian populations in the two countries to improve our understanding of COVID-19 and have potential for improving health outcomes.

UKRI open call for research and innovation ideas to address Covid-19

Proposals are invited for short-term projects addressing and mitigating the health, social, economic, cultural and environmental impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak.