3.2-3.2.9 The application: attachments - MRC


3.2.8 Cover letter

A covering letter may be included as part of an application. It should be no more than two x A4 pages using 11 point Arial. The covering letter may be used to cover details such as conflicts of interest, names of conflicted experts who should not be used as referees and if the application is a resubmission, details of how this application differs from that submitted previously. It must not be used to cover anything which should be included in the proposal form, case for support or other required attachments.

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