Medical Research Council (MRC)

MRC funds research at the forefront of science to prevent illness, develop therapies and improve human health.




Funding opportunities

Pre-announcement: transdisciplinary funding to tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR)

Apply for transdisciplinary funding to tackle AMR.

Phase one (£3 million): transdisciplinary networks.

Phase two (£7 million): transdisciplinary research grants to facilitate evidence-based decision making.

You must be based at a UK research organisation eligible for UK Research and Innovation funding.

AZ-MRC industry partnerships for academic clinicians

Apply for funding to embed within AstraZeneca, to gain knowledge and experience of the regulatory and clinical trial process involved in the development and registration of a new therapy.

You must be:

  • based at a UK research organisation
  • a registered healthcare professional
  • in receipt of MRC funding


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