Programme grant - MRC


Assessment of applications

Your application will be peer reviewed by independent scientific experts from the UK and abroad. Details of the assessment process can be found on the relevant funding opportunity page under ‘how we will assess your application’.

Find out more about MRC peer review.

Assessment criteria

The criteria against which your application will be assessed directly relates to the core responsive mode application questions:

  • vision of the project
  • approach to the project
  • capability of the applicant or applicants and the project team to deliver the project
  • resources requested to do the project
  • ethical and responsible research and innovation considerations of the project

Further detail on what the assessors are looking for is available on the relevant funding opportunity page under ‘how to apply’.

Last updated: 25 July 2023

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