Funding

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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 and Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan/Feb 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 18/11/16 05/01/17 16:00 n/a 15/06/17
Molecular and Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jun/Jul 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 18/11/16 05/01/17 16:00 n/a 15/06/17
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Jan/Feb 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 18/11/16 05/01/17 16:00 n/a 15/06/17
Infections and Immunity Board - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan/Feb 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 18/11/16 11/01/17 16:00 n/a 23/06/17
Infections and Immunity (IIB) - Research Boards: Jan/Feb 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 18/11/16 11/01/17 16:00 n/a 23/06/17
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Post Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Jan 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/11/16 11/01/17 16:00 01/05/17 21/06/17
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Pre Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Jan 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/11/16 12/01/17 16:00 01/05/17 21/06/17
Population & Systems Medicine - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan/Feb 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 18/11/16 19/01/17 16:00 n/a 29/06/17
Population & Systems Medicine - Research Boards: Jan/Feb 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 18/11/16 19/01/17 16:00 n/a 29/06/17
Health systems research initiative call 4 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 14/11/16 24/01/17 16:00 n/a n/a
2016 MRC-KHIDI UK-Korea Partnering Awards Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 13/12/16 31/01/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Child and young adult mental health – the underpinning aetiology of self-harm and eating disorders Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 28/09/16 31/01/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Neurosciences & Mental Health- New Investigator Research Grant: Feb/Mar 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 18/11/16 02/02/17 16:00 n/a 13/07/17
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: Jan/Feb 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 18/11/16 02/02/17 16:00 n/a 13/07/17
Call for applications to lead an MRC-NIHR methodology state-of-the-art workshop on measurement reactivity Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 24/11/16 28/02/17 16:00 n/a n/a
JPND Call for Multinational research projects for Pathway Analysis across Neurodegenerative Diseases Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 09/01/17 06/03/17 23:59 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Regenerative Medicine Research Committee: Mar 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 01/02/17 15/03/17 16:00 n/a 26/05/17
Capital investment in human tissue banking and linked data, in partnership with charities Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 25/01/17 27/03/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Mar 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 16/02/17 29/03/17 16:00 n/a 24/05/17
Senior Clinical Fellowship (SCF) opportunity: April 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/02/17 05/04/17 16:00 01/10/17 15/11/17
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF) opportunity: Apr 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/02/17 05/04/17 16:00 01/10/17 15/11/17
Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases prevention and management of mental disorders Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 15/12/16 11/04/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Global Research Programme; addressing the health needs of women and children in disadvantaged populations globally. Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 14/02/17 12/04/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Career Development Award (CDA): Apr 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/03/17 25/04/17 16:00 13/09/17 18/10/17 - 19/07/17
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship (SNCF): Apr 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/03/17 25/04/17 16:00 13/09/17 18/10/17 - 19/07/17
Molecular and Cellular Medicine - New Investigator Research Grant: May/June 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/03/17 03/05/17 16:00 n/a 12/10/17
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: May/Jun 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/03/17 03/05/17 16:00 n/a 12/10/17
Infections and Immunity - Research Boards: May/Jun 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/03/17 17/05/17 16:00 n/a 17/10/17
Population & Systems Medicine - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/03/17 24/05/17 16:00 n/a 02/11/17
Population & Systems Medicine (PSMB) - Research Boards: May/June 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/03/17 24/05/17 16:00 n/a 02/11/17
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: May/June 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/03/17 31/05/17 16:00 09/10/17 09/11/17
Neurosciences & Mental Health- New Investigator Research Grant: June 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/03/17 31/05/17 16:00 09/10/17 09/11/17
UK – Philippines: Joint Health Research Initiative Call for concept proposals Grants MRC strategic Closed How to apply 15/03/17 06/06/17 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC-AHRC Global Public Health: Partnership Awards Call Grants MRC strategic Closed How to apply 24/02/17 08/06/17 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC/DFID/NIHR Call for research to improve adolescent health in LMIC settings Grants MRC strategic Closed How to apply 11/04/17 15/06/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Methodology research programme: Jun 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/05/17 21/06/17 16:00 21/10/17 21/11/17
Stratified Medicine Initiative - call for proposals for disease-focused partnerships to stratify for patient benefit (invited applicants only) Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 06/03/17 22/06/17 16:00 n/a 03/11/17
Biomedical Catalyst: Regenerative Medicine Research Committee: Jul 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/05/17 28/06/17 16:00 16/08/17 26/09/17
Pump Priming Awards for preliminary research using IMPC knockout mice Grants MRC strategic Closed How to apply 21/04/17 06/07/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Antimicrobial Resistance in a Global Context – A Cross-Council call in partnership with the Department of Health Grants MRC strategic Closed How to apply 04/05/17 11/07/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Public Health Intervention Development Scheme (PHIND) - July 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 01/06/17 13/07/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Industrial CASE studentships opportunity 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 18/05/17 20/07/17 16:00 n/a 11/09/17 - 12/09/17
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Jul 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/06/17 26/07/17 16:00 n/a 20/09/17 - 21/09/17
Skills Development Fellowship opportunities: July 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 21/03/17 27/07/17 16:00 n/a 04/09/17 - 05/09/17
Technology Touching Life Networks Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 24/05/17 27/07/17 17:00 n/a n/a
Call for applications to lead an MRC-NIHR methodology state-of-the-art workshop on methods for placebo comparator group selection and use in surgical trials Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 26/06/17 04/09/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Pre Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Sep 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 27/07/17 06/09/17 16:00 01/02/18 06/03/18 - 07/03/18
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Post Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Sep 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 27/07/17 06/09/17 16:00 01/02/18 06/03/18 - 07/03/18
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 24/07/17 06/09/17 16:00 16/01/18 01/03/18
Molecular and Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep/Oct 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 24/07/17 06/09/17 16:00 16/01/18 01/03/18
Confidence in Global Mental Health Research: Institutional "pump-priming" awards to develop new opportunities in Global Mental Health Research Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 04/07/17 14/09/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Confidence in Global Nutrition and Health Research: Institutional "pump-priming" awards to develop new opportunities in Global Nutrition and Health Research Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 04/07/17 14/09/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Joint Global Health Trials scheme – call 8 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 05/07/17 14/09/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Centres of Excellence in neurodegenerative disease research (CoEN) 2017 call for proposals: Pathfinder III Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 28/06/17 18/09/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Very - and Ultra - High Field NMR for the physical and life sciences Grants MRC strategic Closed How to apply 17/05/17 19/09/17 16:00 n/a n/a
UK-Thailand Joint Initiative on Infectious Diseases and Non-Communicable Diseases Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 06/07/17 19/09/17 16:00 n/a 03/01/18
Infections and Immunity Board - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep/Oct 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 24/07/17 20/09/17 16:00 15/01/18 15/02/18
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship (SNCF): Sep 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 11/08/17 20/09/17 16:00 15/02/18 21/03/18 - 22/03/18
Infections and Immunity - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 24/07/17 20/09/17 16:00 15/01/18 15/02/18
Career Development Award (CDA): Sep 2017 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 11/08/17 20/09/17 16:00 15/02/18 21/03/18 - 22/03/18
MRC-CONFAP Call for Health Systems Research Networks Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 10/07/17 26/09/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Population & Systems Medicine (PSMB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 24/07/17 27/09/17 16:00 18/01/18 08/03/18
Population & Systems Medicine - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 24/07/17 27/09/17 16:00 18/01/18 08/03/18
Neurosciences & Mental Health- New Investigator Research Grant: Oct 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 24/07/17 03/10/17 16:00 15/02/18 15/03/18
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 24/07/17 03/10/17 16:00 15/02/18 15/03/18
AHRC-MRC Global Public Health: Partnership Awards Call 2 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 28/08/17 26/10/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Antimicrobial Target Discovery and Validation Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 03/10/17 03/11/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Confidence in Concept scheme 2017 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 15/08/17 07/11/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Proximity to Discovery: Industry Engagement Fund 2017 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 15/08/17 07/11/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Methodology research programme: Nov 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 06/10/17 15/11/17 16:00 16/04/18 16/05/18 - 17/05/18
Biomedical Catalyst: Regenerative Medicine Research Committee: Nov 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 06/10/17 15/11/17 16:00 27/01/18 27/02/18
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: November 2017 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/10/17 29/11/17 16:00 n/a 24/01/18
UK-Vietnam Partnerships for Infectious Disease Research Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 12/09/17 12/12/17 16:00 n/a n/a
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Jan/Feb 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/11/17 04/01/18 16:00 10/05/18 14/06/18
Molecular and Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan/Feb 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/11/17 04/01/18 16:00 10/05/18 14/06/18
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF) opportunity: Jan 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/11/17 10/01/18 16:00 24/05/18 19/06/18 - 20/06/18
Infections and Immunity Board - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan/Feb 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/11/17 10/01/18 16:00 n/a 21/06/18
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Post Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Jan 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/11/17 10/01/18 16:00 24/05/18 19/06/18 - 20/06/18
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Pre Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Jan 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/11/17 10/01/18 16:00 24/05/18 19/06/18 - 20/06/18
Infections and Immunity (IIB) - Research Boards: Jan/Feb 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/11/17 10/01/18 16:00 n/a 21/06/18
Public Health Intervention Development Scheme (PHIND) - Jan 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 01/12/17 11/01/18 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC Senior Fellowships in Hearing Research Fellowships MRC strategic Closed n/a 26/06/17 16/01/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Population & Systems Medicine (PSMB) - Research Boards: Jan/Feb 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/11/17 17/01/18 16:00 21/05/18 27/06/18
Population & Systems Medicine - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/11/17 17/01/18 16:00 21/05/18 27/06/18
Mental Health Data Pathfinder Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 15/11/17 18/01/18 16:00 n/a n/a
UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP) – Consortium and Network Awards Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 30/10/17 18/01/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Neurosciences & Mental Health- New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/11/17 24/01/18 16:00 05/06/18 05/07/18
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: Jan/Feb 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/11/17 24/01/18 16:00 05/06/18 05/07/18
2017 MRC-KHIDI UK-Korea Partnering Awards Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 22/12/17 31/01/18 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC/DFID African Research Leader scheme 2018 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 23/11/17 27/02/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Regenerative Medicine Research Committee: Mar 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 01/02/18 14/03/18 16:00 28/05/18 28/06/18
Cross-disciplinary mental health network plus call Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 10/10/17 22/03/18 16:00 n/a n/a
UKRI Centres for Doctoral Training artificial intelligence call Fellowships MRC strategic Closed n/a 07/02/18 28/03/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Mar 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 16/02/18 28/03/18 16:00 23/04/18 23/05/18 - 24/05/18
Pre-call announcement: UK-China AMR Centre Partnerships Initiative Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 26/07/17 30/03/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Senior Clinical Fellowship (SCF) opportunity: April 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/02/18 05/04/18 16:00 10/10/18 13/11/18 - 14/11/18
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Pre Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Apr 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/02/18 05/04/18 16:00 10/10/18 13/11/18 - 14/11/18
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Post Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Apr 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/02/18 05/04/18 16:00 10/10/18 13/11/18 - 14/11/18
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF) opportunity: Apr 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 20/02/18 05/04/18 16:00 10/10/18 13/11/18 - 14/11/18
2018 MRC-NIH Neurodegeneration Partnering Awards Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 01/03/18 05/04/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life Joint Programming Initiative Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 06/02/18 12/04/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship (SNCF): Apr 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 09/03/18 25/04/18 16:00 13/09/18 18/10/18 - 19/10/18
Career Development Award (CDA): Apr 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 09/03/18 25/04/18 16:00 13/09/18 18/10/18 - 19/10/18
UK-South Africa Joint Initiative on Mental Health Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 19/02/18 02/05/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: May 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 19/03/18 02/05/18 16:00 06/09/18 10/10/18 - 11/10/18
Molecular and Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 19/03/18 02/05/18 16:00 06/09/18 10/10/18 - 11/10/18
UK-Kenya Joint Partnership on Non-Communicable Diseases Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 01/03/18 09/05/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Infections and Immunity (IIB) - Research Boards: May 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 19/03/18 16/05/18 16:00 17/09/18 16/10/18 - 17/10/18
Infections and Immunity Board - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 19/03/18 16/05/18 16:00 17/09/18 16/10/18 - 17/10/18
Population & Systems Medicine (PSMB) - Research Boards: May 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 19/03/18 23/05/18 16:00 25/09/18 06/11/18
Population & Systems Medicine - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 19/03/18 23/05/18 16:00 25/09/18 06/11/18 - 07/11/18
Neurosciences & Mental Health- New Investigator Research Grant: May 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 19/03/18 31/05/18 16:00 15/10/18 15/11/18 - 16/11/18
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: May 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 19/03/18 31/05/18 16:00 15/10/18 15/11/18 - 16/11/18
Experimental Medicine Challenge Grants: Discovery science in humans Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 03/04/18 31/05/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Health Systems Research Initiative call 5 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 07/03/18 05/06/18 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC-NIHR Methodology State-of-the-Art Workshop: complex risk-benefit analysis Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 30/04/18 11/06/18 16:00 n/a 11/07/18
China-UK AMR Partnership Hubs 2018 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 28/03/18 14/06/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Methodology research programme: June 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/05/18 20/06/18 16:00 19/10/18 20/11/18 - 21/11/18
Cancer research and global health initiative Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 23/04/18 20/06/18 16:00 n/a 26/09/18 - 27/09/18
Biomedical Catalyst: Regenerative Medicine Research Committee: July 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 15/05/18 28/06/18 16:00 24/09/18 24/10/18
UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowships Fellowships MRC strategic Closed How to apply 03/04/18 03/07/18 16:00 30/11/18 21/01/19 - 25/01/19
Public Health Intervention Development Scheme (PHIND) - July 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 01/06/18 12/07/18 16:00 n/a n/a
UK-São Paulo/Brazil: Neglected Infectious Diseases Joint Centre Partnerships Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 08/05/18 19/07/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Therapeutic Target Validation in Mental Health Call - call for proposals Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 02/05/18 24/07/18 16:00 n/a n/a
UK-Indonesia Joint Partnership on Infectious Diseases Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 16/05/18 24/07/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Jul 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 01/06/18 25/07/18 16:00 n/a 18/09/18 - 19/09/18
The aetiology of self-harm and eating disorders Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 08/05/18 26/07/18 16:00 n/a n/a
UK Nutrition Research Partnership (UK NRP) Collaborative Awards: Outline stage Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 18/06/18 31/07/18 16:00 n/a n/a
UKRI-JSPS Joint Call 2018 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 28/06/18 14/08/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Molecular and Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep/Oct 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/18 05/09/18 16:00 08/01/19 14/02/19 - 15/02/19
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/18 05/09/18 16:00 08/01/19 14/02/19 - 15/02/19
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF) opportunity: Sep 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 27/07/18 06/09/18 16:00 07/02/19 07/03/19 - 08/03/19
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Post Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Sep 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 27/07/18 06/09/18 16:00 07/02/19 07/03/19 - 08/03/19
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Pre Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Sep 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 27/07/18 06/09/18 16:00 07/02/19 07/03/19 - 08/03/19
GACD: scaling-up of evidence-based interventions at the population level for the prevention and/or management of hypertension and/or diabetes Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 10/07/18 10/09/18 16:00 n/a n/a
2018 MRC-NIH Neurodegeneration Partnering Awards round 3 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 08/08/18 13/09/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Joint Global Health Trials scheme – call 9 Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 09/07/18 13/09/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Third call for research to improve adolescent health in LMIC settings Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 25/06/18 18/09/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Infections and Immunity (IIB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/18 19/09/18 16:00 15/01/19 27/02/19 - 28/02/19
Infections and Immunity Board - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep/Oct 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/18 19/09/18 16:00 15/01/19 27/02/19 - 28/02/19
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship (SNCF): Sep 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/08/18 20/09/18 16:00 20/02/19 20/03/19 - 21/03/19
Career Development Award (CDA): Sept 2018 Fellowships Researcher-led Closed How to apply 10/08/18 20/09/18 16:00 20/02/19 20/03/19 - 21/03/19
UK-Peru: Relationship between Food, Nutrition and Health Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 19/07/18 20/09/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Population & Systems Medicine - New Investigator Research Grant: Sep 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/18 26/09/18 16:00 04/02/19 04/03/19 - 05/03/19
Population & Systems Medicine (PSMB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/18 26/09/18 16:00 04/02/19 04/03/19 - 05/03/19
Immune-mediated inflammatory diseases: understanding common mechanisms Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 20/08/18 28/09/18 16:00 12/10/18 26/03/19
MRC/AstraZeneca Centre for Lead Discovery Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 01/08/18 03/10/18 16:00 n/a n/a
MRC/UCB Antibody Discovery Initiative (ADI) Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 01/08/18 03/10/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Neurosciences & Mental Health- New Investigator Research Grant: Oct 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/18 03/10/18 16:00 13/02/19 13/03/19 - 14/03/19
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: Sep/Oct 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 23/07/18 03/10/18 16:00 13/02/19 13/03/19 - 14/03/19
Multimorbidity in the UK population: understanding disease clustering Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 30/07/18 09/10/18 16:00 n/a n/a
UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowships (Round 2) Fellowships MRC strategic Closed How to apply 17/09/18 31/10/18 16:00 17/05/19 17/06/19 - 21/06/19
Cross-disciplinary Mental Health Network Co-ordinator Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 13/09/18 01/11/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Confidence in Concept scheme 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed n/a 20/08/18 01/11/18 16:00 n/a n/a
Global Mental Health - call for proposals Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 14/07/18 06/11/18 16:00 01/02/19 26/03/19
Human Cell Atlas Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 24/09/18 06/11/18 16:00 n/a 23/11/18
Biomedical Catalyst: Regenerative Medicine Research Committee: Nov 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 05/10/18 14/11/18 16:00 28/01/19 27/02/19
Methodology research programme: Nov 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 05/10/18 14/11/18 16:00 15/04/19 15/05/19 - 16/05/19
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Nov 2018 Grants Researcher-led Closed How to apply 01/10/18 15/11/18 16:00 17/12/18 23/01/19 - 24/01/19
Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund Digital Innovation Hub Sprint Exemplar Innovation Projects Grants MRC strategic Closed n/a 10/10/18 07/12/18 09:00 17/12/18 n/a
Molecular and Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 12/11/18 08/01/19 16:00 09/05/19 12/06/19 - 13/06/19
Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board (MCMB) - Research Boards: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 12/11/18 08/01/19 16:00 09/05/19 12/06/19 - 13/06/19
Infections and Immunity Board - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 12/11/18 09/01/19 16:00 15/05/19 18/06/19 - 19/06/19
Infections and Immunity (IIB) - Research Boards: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 12/11/18 09/01/19 16:00 15/05/19 18/06/19 - 19/06/19
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Pre Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Jan 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Open How to apply 05/11/18 10/01/19 16:00 20/05/19 20/06/19 - 21/06/19
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Post Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Jan 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Open 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 Open 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 Open n/a 10/12/18 15/01/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Population & Systems Medicine (PSMB) - Research Boards: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 12/11/18 16/01/19 16:00 27/05/19 26/06/19 - 27/06/19
Population & Systems Medicine - New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 12/11/18 16/01/19 16:00 27/05/19 26/06/19 - 27/06/19
Neurosciences & Mental Health- New Investigator Research Grant: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 12/11/18 23/01/19 16:00 03/06/19 03/07/19 - 04/07/19
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 12/11/18 23/01/19 16:00 03/06/19 03/07/19 - 04/07/19
Public Health Intervention Development Scheme (PHIND) - Jan 2019 Grants Researcher-led Open How to apply 30/11/18 24/01/19 16:00 n/a n/a
2018 MRC-KHIDI UK-Korea Partnering Awards Grants MRC strategic Future 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 Open n/a 14/11/18 05/02/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Pre-call announcement: Multinational research projects on personalised medicine for neurodegenerative diseases Grants MRC strategic Open n/a 21/11/18 05/03/19 16:00 n/a n/a
Clinical Academic Research Partnerships Grants Researcher-led Open 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 Future How to apply 15/02/19 28/03/19 16:00 23/05/19 22/05/19 - 23/05/19
Clinician Scientist Fellowship (CSF) opportunity: April 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Future 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: Apr 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 15/02/19 03/04/19 16:00 15/10/19 19/11/19 - 20/11/19
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Pre Doctoral (CRTF) opportunity: Apr 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Future 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: Apr 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Future How to apply 15/02/19 03/04/19 16:00 15/10/19 19/11/19 - 20/11/19
Career Development Award (CDA): Apr 2019 Fellowships Researcher-led Future 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 Future 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 Future How to apply 15/03/19 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 Future How to apply 15/03/19 02/05/19 16:00 05/09/19 09/10/19 - 10/10/19
Infections and Immunity Board - New Investigator Research Grant: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 15/03/19 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 Future How to apply 15/03/19 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 Future How to apply 15/03/19 23/05/19 16:00 08/10/19 06/11/19 - 07/11/19
Population & Systems Medicine (PSMB) - Research Boards: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 15/03/19 23/05/19 16:00 08/10/19 06/11/19 - 07/11/19
Neurosciences & Mental Health- New Investigator Research Grant: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 15/03/19 30/05/19 16:00 15/10/19 13/11/19 - 14/11/19
Neurosciences & Mental Health Board (NMHB) - Research Boards: May 2019 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 15/03/19 30/05/19 16:00 15/10/19 13/11/19 - 14/11/19
Methodology research programme: June 2019 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 10/05/19 19/06/19 16:00 19/10/19 22/11/19
Biomedical Catalyst: Developmental Pathway Funding Scheme (DPFS) outline: Jul 2019 Grants Researcher-led Future How to apply 10/06/19 24/07/19 16:00 19/08/19 18/09/19 - 19/09/19
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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, 1.25MB), 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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