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The table below contains all open, future and closed funding opportunities, use the search bar to find the call you are interested in. The table defaults to open/future view. Change the status to see closed calls.

Funding opportunity Type Category Status How to apply Open date Closing date Shortlisting date Meeting date
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/18 08/01/19 16:00 09/05/19 12/06/19 - 13/06/19
Molecular and Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/18 08/01/19 16:00 09/05/19 12/06/19 - 13/06/19
Infections and Immunity (IIB) - Research Boards: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/18 09/01/19 16:00 15/05/19 18/06/19 - 19/06/19
Infections and Immunity Board - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/18 09/01/19 16:00 15/05/19 18/06/19 - 19/06/19
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Post Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Jan 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 05/11/18 10/01/19 16:00 20/05/19 20/06/19 - 21/06/19
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF) opportunity: Jan 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 05/11/18 10/01/19 16:00 20/05/19 20/06/19 - 21/06/19
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Pre Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Jan 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 05/11/18 10/01/19 16:00 20/05/19 20/06/19 - 21/06/19
UKRI Physics of Life call for proposals Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 10/12/18 15/01/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Population & Systems Medicine - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/18 16/01/19 16:00 27/05/19 26/06/19 - 27/06/19
Population & Systems Medicine (PSMB) - Research Boards: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/18 16/01/19 16:00 27/05/19 26/06/19 - 27/06/19
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/18 23/01/19 16:00 05/06/19 03/07/19 - 04/07/19
Neurosciences & Mental Health- New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/18 23/01/19 16:00 23/05/19 03/07/19 - 04/07/19
2018 MRC-KHIDI UK-Korea Partnering Awards Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 21/12/18 31/01/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Joint Global Health Trials scheme – call 9 Development Grants Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 14/11/18 05/02/19 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC-KHIDI UK-Korea Dementia Research Call 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 21/12/18 13/02/19 16:00 n/a n/a
JPND multinational research projects on personalised medicine for neurodegenerative diseases Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 07/01/19 12/03/19 14:00 n/a n/a
Clinical Academic Research Partnerships Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 30/11/18 12/03/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Mar 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 08/02/19 21/03/19 16:00 n/a 22/05/19 - 23/05/19
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Pre Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Apr 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/02/19 03/04/19 16:00 15/10/19 19/11/19 - 20/11/19
Senior Clinical Fellowship (SCF) opportunity: April 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/02/19 03/04/19 16:00 15/10/19 19/11/19 - 20/11/19
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Post Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: April 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/02/19 03/04/19 16:00 15/10/19 19/11/19 - 20/11/19
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF) opportunity: April 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/02/19 03/04/19 16:00 15/10/19 19/11/19 - 20/11/19
Understanding the mechanistic links between nutrition and non-communicable diseases in low and middle-income countries Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 29/01/19 04/04/19 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC/DFID African Research Leader scheme 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 17/01/19 09/04/19 16:00 n/a n/a
UK-Korea Multi-omics Based Research for Precision Medicine Research Initiative 2019 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 04/03/19 24/04/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Career Development Award (CDA): Apr 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 04/03/19 25/04/19 16:00 19/09/19 22/10/19 - 23/10/19
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship (SNCF): Apr 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 04/03/19 25/04/19 16:00 19/09/19 22/10/19 - 23/10/19
Molecular and Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/19 02/05/19 16:00 05/09/19 09/10/19 - 10/10/19
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/19 02/05/19 16:00 05/09/19 09/10/19 - 10/10/19
Belmont Forum Collaborative Research Action: Climate, environment and health - Improving understanding of climate, environment and health pathways to protect and promote health Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 14/03/19 06/05/19 17:00 n/a n/a
A combined food systems approach to scaling-up interventions to address the double burden of malnutrition Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 25/02/19 07/05/19 16:00 n/a n/a
UK Regenerative Medicine Platform (UKRMP2) - strategic call Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 05/03/19 09/05/19 16:00 n/a 12/09/19
Infections and Immunity Board - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/19 16/05/19 16:00 11/09/19 16/10/19 - 17/10/19
Infections and Immunity (IIB) - Research Boards: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/19 16/05/19 16:00 11/09/19 16/10/19 - 17/10/19
Population & Systems Medicine - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/19 23/05/19 16:00 02/10/19 06/11/19 - 07/11/19
Population & Systems Medicine (PSMB) - Research Boards: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/19 23/05/19 16:00 02/10/19 06/11/19 - 07/11/19
UK-Malaysia Joint Partnership on Non-Communicable Diseases Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 15/04/19 29/05/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Health Systems Research Initiative Call 6: Providing evidence to strengthen health systems in low and middle income countries Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 07/03/19 30/05/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/19 30/05/19 16:00 02/10/19 13/11/19 - 14/11/19
Neurosciences & Mental Health- New Investigator Research Grant: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/19 30/05/19 16:00 02/10/19 13/11/19 - 14/11/19
Next Generation Networks for Neuroscience (NeuroNex) Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 06/03/19 14/06/19 16:00 01/09/19 01/03/20
Clinical Academic Research Partnerships Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 02/04/19 18/06/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Methodology research programme: June 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/05/19 19/06/19 16:00 19/10/19 21/11/19 - 22/11/19
Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund Digital Innovation Hub Programme: Hub Call Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 07/05/19 02/07/19 17:00 15/07/19 01/08/19 - 02/08/19
Fourth call for research to improve adolescent health in low and middle income countries Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 26/05/19 16/07/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Jul 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/06/19 24/07/19 16:00 n/a 18/09/19 - 19/09/19
Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 21/06/19 19/08/19 23:00 n/a n/a
MRC-AMED Infectious Disease Research Collaboration Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 19/06/19 04/09/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF) opportunity: Sep 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 26/07/19 04/09/19 16:00 03/02/20 03/03/20 - 04/03/20
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 22/07/19 04/09/19 16:00 13/01/20 11/02/20 - 12/02/20
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Post Doctoral opportunity: Sep 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 26/07/19 04/09/19 16:00 03/02/20 03/03/20 - 04/03/20
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep/Oct 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 22/07/19 04/09/19 16:00 13/01/20 11/02/20 - 12/02/20
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Pre Doctoral opportunity: Sep 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 26/07/19 04/09/19 16:00 03/02/20 03/03/20 - 04/03/20
South Africa-UK Antibiotic Accelerator Initiative Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 03/07/19 05/09/19 16:00 n/a n/a
UKRI GCRF Health and Context call 2019 - Full (invitation only) Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 01/08/19 12/09/19 16:00 n/a n/a
2019 TRDF: Transformative Research Technologies Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 17/06/19 17/09/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep/Oct 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 22/07/19 18/09/19 16:00 27/01/20 25/02/20 - 26/02/20
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 22/07/19 18/09/19 16:00 27/01/20 25/02/20 - 26/02/20
Career Development Award (CDA): Sep 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 08/08/19 18/09/19 16:00 20/02/20 24/03/20 - 25/03/20
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship (SNCF): Sep 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 08/08/19 18/09/19 16:00 20/02/20 24/03/20 - 25/03/20
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep/Oct 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 22/07/19 25/09/19 16:00 10/02/20 10/03/20 - 11/03/20
UK-Canada Diabetes Research Team Grants 2019 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 18/06/19 25/09/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 22/07/19 25/09/19 16:00 10/02/20 10/03/20 - 11/03/20
Transition support Fellowships Researcher-led Closed n/a 05/06/19 26/09/19 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC/UCB Antibody Discovery Initiative (ADI) Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 01/08/19 02/10/19 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC/AstraZeneca Centre for Lead Discovery Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 01/08/19 02/10/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 22/07/19 02/10/19 16:00 04/02/20 18/03/20 - 19/03/20
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep/Oct 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 22/07/19 02/10/19 16:00 04/02/20 18/03/20 - 19/03/20
GCRF Global Multimorbidity – Seed-funding 2019 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 31/07/19 09/10/19 16:00 n/a n/a
UKRI-NHMRC Built Environment and Prevention Research Scheme Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 05/08/19 15/10/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Global Maternal and Neonatal Health 2019 - Research Grants (Invite only) and Seed Funding Grants Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 01/08/19 15/10/19 16:00 n/a n/a
UKRI-NSFC Joint Call: Understanding and Addressing Health and Social Challenges for Ageing in the UK and China Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 23/07/19 17/10/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Genome Editing Mice for Medicine (GEMM) Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 09/07/19 25/10/19 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC/AHRC/ESRC Workshop on Adolescence, Mental Health and the Developing Mind: Expressions of Interest Call Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 07/10/19 31/10/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Centres of Excellence in Neurodegeneration (CoEN) 2019 call: Pathfinder 4 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 18/06/19 04/11/19 16:00 n/a n/a
UK Nutrition Research Partnership (UK NRP) – Nutrition Hot Topics Workshops Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 04/10/19 06/11/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Methodology Research Programme: Nov 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 02/10/19 13/11/19 16:00 15/04/20 13/05/20 - 14/05/20
UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP) Second call for proposals: Consortium and Network Awards Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 03/09/19 14/11/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (EEID) Program 2019 - US-UK, China and Israel call for proposals Grants MRC strategic Closed How to apply 01/08/19 20/11/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Transforming the UK food system for healthy people and a healthy environment call and workshops Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 08/10/19 26/11/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Nov 2019 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/10/19 27/11/19 16:00 n/a 22/01/20 - 23/01/20
Invite to build interdisciplinary networks to address air quality challenges at the indoor/outdoor interface Grants MRC strategic Closed How to apply 31/10/19 05/12/19 16:00 n/a n/a
UK-Canada Globalink Doctoral Exchange Scheme Call 1 Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 30/10/19 12/12/19 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC/AHRC/ESRC Adolescence, Mental Health and the Developing Mind: Engagement Awards Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 07/10/19 17/12/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/19 08/01/20 16:00 18/05/20 18/06/20 - 19/06/20
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Jan 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/19 08/01/20 16:00 11/05/20 10/06/20 - 11/06/20
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - Research Boards: Jan 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/19 08/01/20 16:00 18/05/20 18/06/20 - 19/06/20
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/19 08/01/20 16:00 11/05/20 10/06/20 - 11/06/20
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Post Doctoral opportunity: Jan 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 04/11/19 09/01/20 16:00 18/05/20 25/06/20 - 26/06/20
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF) opportunity: Jan 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 04/11/19 09/01/20 16:00 18/05/20 25/06/20 - 26/06/20
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Pre Doctoral opportunity: Jan 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 04/11/19 09/01/20 16:00 18/05/20 25/06/20 - 26/06/20
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/19 15/01/20 16:00 25/05/20 24/06/20 - 25/06/20
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - Research Boards: Jan 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/19 15/01/20 16:00 25/05/20 24/06/20 - 25/06/20
PHIND: Systems based approaches to Public Health intervention development Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 11/11/19 22/01/20 16:00 n/a n/a
ExCALIBUR High Priority Use Cases: Phase 1 Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 27/11/19 22/01/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/19 22/01/20 16:00 21/05/20 01/07/20 - 02/07/20
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: Jan 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/11/19 22/01/20 16:00 21/05/20 01/07/20 - 02/07/20
Confidence in Concept 2019 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 04/11/19 05/02/20 16:00 n/a 11/03/20
Joint Global Health Trials (JGHT) – Call 10 Trial Development Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 16/10/19 05/02/20 16:00 n/a 10/06/20 - 11/06/20
Tackling multimorbidity at scale: Understanding disease clusters, determinants & biological pathways Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 11/11/19 11/02/20 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC-AMED Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research Initiative Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 09/12/19 20/02/20 16:00 n/a n/a
COVID-19 Rapid Response Call Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 04/02/20 27/02/20 12:00 n/a n/a
UK Nutrition Research Partnership (UK NRP): Travelling Skills Awards for Nutrition-related Research Grants MRC strategic Closed How to apply 18/12/19 27/02/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Mar 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 14/02/20 25/03/20 16:00 20/05/20 20/05/20 - 21/05/20
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) - Pre Doctoral opportunity: Apr 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 13/02/20 01/04/20 16:00 19/10/20 17/11/20 - 18/11/20
Senior Clinical Fellowship (SCF) opportunity: April 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 13/02/20 01/04/20 16:00 19/10/20 17/11/20 - 18/11/20
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF): April 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 13/02/20 01/04/20 16:00 19/10/20 17/11/20 - 18/11/20
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Post Doctoral opportunity: April 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 13/02/20 01/04/20 16:00 19/10/20 17/11/20 - 18/11/20
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/20 05/05/20 16:00 07/09/20 07/10/20 - 08/10/20
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: May 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/20 05/05/20 16:00 07/09/20 07/10/20 - 08/10/20
Career Development Award (CDA): April 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 01/03/20 06/05/20 16:00 21/09/20 21/10/20 - 22/10/20
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship (SNCF): April 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 01/03/20 06/05/20 16:00 21/09/20 21/10/20 - 22/10/20
ERA-HDHL Call for Joint Transnational Research Proposals (PREVNUT) Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 29/01/20 12/05/20 17:00 n/a n/a
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - Research Boards: May 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/20 13/05/20 16:00 14/09/20 14/10/20 - 15/10/20
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/20 13/05/20 16:00 14/09/20 14/10/20 - 15/10/20
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - Research Boards: May 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/20 20/05/20 16:00 05/10/20 04/11/20 - 05/11/20
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/20 20/05/20 16:00 05/10/20 04/11/20 - 05/11/20
Neurosciences & Mental Health (NMHB) - Research Boards: May 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/20 27/05/20 16:00 30/09/20 11/11/20 - 12/11/20
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/03/20 27/05/20 16:00 30/09/20 11/11/20 - 12/11/20
MRC/AHRC/ESRC Adolescence, Mental Health and the Developing Mind: COVID-19 rapid knowledge mobilisation Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 18/05/20 01/06/20 12:00 n/a n/a
Health Systems Research Initiative Call 7: Providing evidence to strengthen health systems in low and middle income countries Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 03/06/20 04/06/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Methodology Research Programme: June 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 08/05/20 17/06/20 16:00 26/10/20 25/11/20 - 26/11/20
Global Effort on COVID-19 (GECO) Health Research Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 18/05/20 22/06/20 12:00 n/a n/a
COVID-19 Rapid Response Rolling Call Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 01/04/20 30/06/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Jul 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 12/06/20 22/07/20 16:00 20/09/20 17/09/20 - 18/09/20
Strategic Priorities Fund: Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Food Systems Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 18/02/20 28/07/20 16:00 n/a n/a
GACD: Primary and Secondary Prevention of Cancer Funding Call Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 01/11/19 30/07/20 16:00 n/a n/a
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 Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 10/06/20 03/08/20 12:00 n/a n/a
Global Effort on COVID-19 (GECO) Health Research Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 23/06/20 10/08/20 12:00 n/a n/a
MRC/ESRC/BBSRC-Versus Arthritis Advanced Pain Discovery Platform – Expression of Interest for Multidisciplinary Consortia for Data Generation Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 29/05/20 31/08/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) - Pre Doctoral opportunity: Sep 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/20 02/09/20 16:00 08/02/21 03/03/21 - 04/03/21
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/07/20 02/09/20 16:00 07/01/21 10/02/21 - 11/02/21
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Sep 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/07/20 02/09/20 16:00 07/01/21 10/02/21 - 11/02/21
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF): Sep 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/20 02/09/20 16:00 08/02/21 03/03/21 - 04/03/21
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Post Doctoral opportunity: Sep 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/20 02/09/20 16:00 08/02/21 03/03/21 - 04/03/21
Innovation Hubs for Gene Therapies Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 04/05/20 03/09/20 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC/DFID African Research Leader scheme 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 16/06/20 08/09/20 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC Public Health Intervention Development (PHIND) scheme Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 31/07/20 15/09/20 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC/AHRC/ESRC Adolescence, Mental Health and the Developing Mind: Call for Research Programmes Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 25/03/20 15/09/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Experimental Medicine Funding Call Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 29/07/20 16/09/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Career Development Award (CDA): Sep 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 06/08/20 16/09/20 16:00 26/02/21 23/03/21 - 24/03/21
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship (SNCF): Sep 2020 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 06/08/20 16/09/20 16:00 26/02/21 23/03/21 - 24/03/21
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - Research Boards: Sep 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/07/20 16/09/20 16:00 21/01/21 24/02/21 - 25/02/21
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/07/20 16/09/20 16:00 21/01/21 24/02/21 - 25/02/21
Population & Systems Medicine (PSMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/07/20 23/09/20 16:00 27/01/21 10/03/21 - 11/03/21
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - Research Boards: Sep 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/07/20 23/09/20 16:00 27/01/21 10/03/21 - 11/03/21
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: Sep 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/07/20 24/09/20 16:00 03/02/21 17/03/21 - 18/03/21
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/07/20 24/09/20 16:00 03/02/21 17/03/21 - 18/03/21
Global Effort on COVID-19 (GECO) Health Research Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 11/08/20 28/09/20 12:00 n/a n/a
Innovation Scholars: Data Science Training in Health & Bioscience Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 17/08/20 30/09/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Joint Global Health Trials (JGHT) Call 11 – outline stage Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 05/06/20 08/10/20 16:00 01/12/20 n/a
MRC Applied Global Health Research Board Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 01/07/20 13/10/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Transition Support Award for current MRC intermediate fellows Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 02/09/20 14/10/20 16:00 n/a 24/02/21
Strategic Priorities Fund: Preparing for Future Clean Air Challenges – Interdisciplinary research and innovation consortia Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 23/07/20 15/10/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Neuroimmunology Data Generation Award for Early Career Researchers Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 10/08/20 22/10/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Clinical Academic Research Partnerships Round 3: Announcement Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 07/08/20 29/10/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Methodology Research Programme: Nov 2020 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 02/10/20 11/11/20 16:00 17/04/21 12/05/21 - 13/05/21
Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (EEID) Program 2020 – US-UK, China and Israel call for proposals Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 13/07/20 18/11/20 17:00 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Nov 2020 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 16/10/20 25/11/20 16:00 20/12/20 20/01/21 - 21/01/21
UK-India Covid-19 partnership initiative Grants MRC strategic Open n/a 27/10/20 01/12/20 16:00 n/a n/a
UK-Canada Globalink Doctoral Exchange Scheme Call 3 Grants Researcher-led Open n/a 18/09/20 08/12/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Pre call: Researching long-term COVID-19 effects in non-hospitalised individuals Grants Researcher-led Open n/a 12/11/20 09/12/20 16:00 n/a n/a
UKRI open call for research and innovation ideas to address Covid-19 Grants Researcher-led Open n/a 31/07/20 31/12/20 16:00 n/a n/a
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Pre Doctoral opportunity: Jan 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Open How to apply 04/11/20 07/01/21 16:00 15/05/21 15/06/21 - 16/06/21
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF): Jan 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Open How to apply 04/11/20 07/01/21 16:00 18/05/21 15/06/21 - 16/06/21
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Post Doctoral opportunity: Jan 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Open How to apply 04/11/20 07/01/21 16:00 15/05/21 15/06/21 - 16/06/21
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Jan 2021 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 15/10/20 12/01/21 16:00 06/05/21 09/06/21 - 10/06/21
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2021 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 15/10/20 12/01/21 16:00 06/05/21 09/06/21 - 10/06/21
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2021 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 15/10/20 13/01/21 16:00 11/05/21 16/06/21 - 17/02/21
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) – Research Boards: Jan 2021 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 15/10/20 13/01/21 16:00 11/05/21 16/06/21 - 17/06/21
Health Systems Research Initiative (HSRI) Call 8 Research Grant – outline stage Grants Researcher-led Open n/a 14/10/20 19/01/21 16:00 n/a n/a
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - Research Boards: Jan 2021 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 15/10/20 20/01/21 16:00 18/05/21 23/06/21 - 24/06/21
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2021 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 15/10/20 20/01/21 16:00 18/05/21 23/06/21 - 24/01/21
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Board: Jan 2021 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 15/10/20 27/01/21 16:00 20/05/21 30/06/21 - 01/07/21
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2021 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 15/10/20 27/01/21 16:00 20/05/21 30/06/21 - 01/07/21
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Mar 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 12/02/21 24/03/21 16:00 20/04/21 19/05/21 - 20/05/21
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Pre Doctoral opportunity: Apr 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 12/02/21 07/04/21 16:00 16/10/21 17/11/21 - 18/11/21
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF): Apr 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 12/02/21 07/04/21 16:00 16/10/21 17/11/21 - 18/11/21
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Post Doctoral opportunity: Apr 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 12/02/21 17/04/21 16:00 16/10/21 17/11/21 - 18/11/21
Senior Clinical Fellowship (SCF): Apr 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 01/03/21 21/04/21 16:00 21/09/21 20/10/21 - 21/10/21
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship (SNCF): Apr 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 01/03/21 21/04/21 16:00 21/09/21 20/10/21 - 21/10/21
Career Development Award (CDA): April 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 01/03/21 21/04/21 16:00 21/09/21 20/10/21 - 21/10/21
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 09/03/21 05/05/21 16:00 02/09/21 06/10/21 - 07/10/21
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: May 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 09/03/21 05/05/21 16:00 02/09/21 06/10/21 - 07/10/21
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - Research Boards: May 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 09/03/21 12/05/21 16:00 07/09/21 13/10/21 - 14/10/21
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 09/03/21 12/05/21 16:00 07/09/21 13/10/21 - 14/10/21
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 09/03/21 19/05/21 16:00 22/09/21 03/11/21 - 04/11/21
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - Research Boards: May 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 09/03/21 19/05/21 16:00 22/09/21 03/11/21 - 04/11/21
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 09/03/21 26/05/21 16:00 29/09/21 10/11/21 - 11/11/21
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Board: May 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 09/03/21 26/05/21 16:00 29/09/21 10/11/21 - 11/11/21
Methodology Research Programme: June 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 08/05/21 17/06/21 16:00 26/10/21 23/11/21 - 24/11/21
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Jul 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 11/06/21 21/07/21 16:00 15/08/21 15/09/21 - 16/09/21
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Pre Doctoral opportunity: Sep 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 23/07/21 01/09/21 16:00 02/02/22 02/03/22 - 03/03/22
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 20/07/21 01/09/21 16:00 07/01/22 10/02/22 - 11/02/22
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Sep 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 20/07/21 01/09/21 16:00 07/01/22 10/02/22 - 11/02/22
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF): Sep 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 23/07/21 01/09/21 16:00 02/02/22 16/02/22 - 17/02/22
Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF) Post Doctoral opportunity: Sep 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 23/07/21 01/09/21 16:00 02/02/22 02/03/22 - 03/03/22
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - Research Boards: Sep 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 20/07/21 08/09/21 16:00 18/01/22 23/02/22 - 24/02/22
Infections and Immunity Board (IIB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 20/07/21 08/09/21 16:00 18/01/22 23/01/22 - 24/02/22
Career Development Award (CDA): Sep 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 06/08/21 15/09/21 16:00 13/01/22 16/02/22 - 17/02/22
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship (SNCF): Sep 2021 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 06/08/21 15/09/21 16:00 13/01/22 16/02/22 - 17/02/22
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 20/07/21 22/09/21 16:00 27/01/22 09/03/22 - 10/03/22
Population & Systems Medicine Board (PSMB) - Research Boards: Sep 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 20/07/21 22/09/21 16:00 27/01/22 09/03/22 - 10/03/22
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Board: Sep 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 21/07/21 29/09/21 16:00 03/02/22 10/03/22 - 11/03/22
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 20/07/21 29/09/21 16:00 03/02/22 10/03/22 - 11/03/22
Methodology Research Programme: Nov 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 01/10/21 11/11/21 16:00 17/04/22 11/05/22 - 12/05/22
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Nov 2021 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 15/10/21 24/11/21 16:00 20/12/21 20/01/22 - 21/01/22
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Call closing date: It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure they apply to the correct MRC funding opportunity (call/mode), and their application is submitted with adequate time to allow their research organisation to undertake all the necessary checks and complete the final submission (through Je-S), to the MRC by 16:00 (GMT/BST), as advertised on the table of MRC funding opportunities.

Call closing date: further information for applicants

MRC reserve the right to reject any application that has not submitted to the correct MRC call.

Late applications will not be considered.

The applicant must read and understand all call specific guidance relevant to the funding opportunity the proposal will be submitted to. The applicant should also refer to the MRC Guidance for Applicants (PDF, 720KB), during the proposal creation, completion and submission process. 

Shortlisting dates: Information for applicants

Unless otherwise indicated (within the table), MRC short listing of proposal should take place 4/5 weeks before the detailed meeting date.

Please do not call the office on or around these dates, as you will be notified of the outcome by email as soon as possible after a decision has been made. Applicants usually receive notification of the shortlisting outcome within five working days of the decision meeting however, it may take longer.

Meeting dates: Information for applicants

Following the completion of the decision making meeting advertised in the table, MRC will endeavour to notify each applicant by email (funded and unfunded), as soon as possible (please allow up to 14 days to receive this notification, following the advertised meeting date).

Important information

MRC reserve the right to amend any of the published dates (call opening, call closing, shortlisting and Meeting date information), so please check the website regularly in case of any changes.

Contact information

Should you have any questions regarding the information detailed or if you experience any issues whilst trying to view a deadline, please contact RFPD@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk. Please DO NOT email RFPD to request progress of a submitted proposal.

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