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Artificial intelligence for better biomedical and health research

Apply for funding to use artificial intelligence (AI) for biomedical and health research.

To lead a proposal, you must be from a UK research organisation eligible for MRC funding.

Better methods, better research: Nov 2021

Researchers can apply for funding to improve the methods being used in wider biomedical and health research. The programme is jointly funded by MRC and the National Institute for Health Research, and the programme welcomes research that falls within the remit of either funder.

We will normally award up to £500,000 and support 80% of the full economic costs of your proposal.

Clinical academic research partnerships: 2021

Apply for funding to develop your research interests through a collaborative partnership.

You must be a research-qualified healthcare professional at consultant level or equivalent. You must not be currently undertaking any substantial research activity.

You must have a research partner based at an eligible research organisation.

Developmental pathway funding scheme: Nov 2021

Researchers can apply for MRC funding to turn fundamental discoveries into benefits to human health.

This scheme supports translational research across all diseases and interventions, from pre-clinical development to early-stage clinical testing. It runs three times a year and there is no limit to the amount that can be requested.

UK-US research: ecology and evolution of infectious diseases 2021

To apply, you must be from a UK-based research organisation eligible for BBSRC funding.

Your team must be interdisciplinary.

You must collaborate with a US partner. You can also collaborate with partners from China or Israel.

Building responsible neurotechnology research capability

Apply for funding to develop a research network for neurotechnology.

You must be:

  • based in the UK
  • eligible for EPSRC funding.

Your network is expected to:

  • help form new interdisciplinary research communities
  • promote responsible research and address ethical issues in neurotechnology
  • set a research agenda and fund small feasibility studies.

Advancing adolescent mental health and wellbeing research

Apply for funding to help improve research in the field of ‘adolescence, mental health and the developing mind’ through:

  • methodological innovation
  • capability building.

You can be researcher at any career stage who is:

  • within the remit of AHRC, ESRC or MRC
  • based in the UK
  • from a UK research organisation eligible for UKRI funding.

Build a network to promote academic engagement with catapults

Apply for funding to build a network that will:

  • encourage engagement between academia and the catapult centres
  • deliver the Researchers in Residence awards.

You must:

  • be a UK resident
  • be based at an eligible research organisation
  • have experience of running large centres or networks.

Molecular and cellular medicine programme: Jan 2022

Apply for funding for a programme of research focused on molecular and cellular medicine.

You must be a UK-based researcher employed at an eligible research organisation.

You must have:

  • at least a postgraduate degree
  • a record of securing funding and delivering research.

Molecular and cellular medicine partnership: Jan 2022

Apply for a grant to support new partnerships between diverse groups of researchers in molecular and cellular medicine.

You must:

  • be a UK-based researcher based at an eligible research organisation
  • have at least a postgraduate degree.

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