Funding opportunity

Funding opportunity: Pre-announcement: diagnostics and surveillance of antimicrobial resistance (JPIAMR)

Apply for funding for transnational research and innovation consortia to develop innovative strategies, tools, technologies and methods for diagnostics and surveillance of antimicrobial resistance (AMR).

We are looking to combine researchers and innovators from multiple countries. Projects should support the development or improvement of existing strategies, tools, technologies, and methods for either:

  • diagnosis of AMR
  • detection, collection, analysis and use of data on AMR and use to support the prudent and rational use of antimicrobials

This is a pre-announcement and the information may change.

More information will be available on this page when the funding opportunity opens.

Who can apply

Applicants from UK based organisations eligible for MRC, BBSRC, EPSRC or Innovate UK funding can apply as part of a transnational consortium of researchers and innovators.

To date, 18 countries are participating in this joint funding opportunity.

The countries are:

  • Australia
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • Estonia
  • France
  • Germany
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Lithuania
  • Moldova
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • UK

Partners working in eligible least developed countries in Africa can be funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency.

For more information, please see the JPIAMR website.

What we're looking for

To be confirmed.

How to apply

You must apply via the JPIAMR website.

You can find advice on completing your application in the JPIAMR guideline for applicants (PDF, 427KB)

We recommend you start your application early.

Your host organisation will also be able to provide advice and guidance.

Submitting your application


JPIAMR must receive your application by 7 March 2023 (time to be confirmed).

You should ensure you are aware of and follow any internal institutional deadlines that may be in place.


For applicants to MRC, BBSRC and EPSRC: your application must also include the following attachments:

  • UK Research and Innovation budget proforma (all applicants)
  • use of animals overseas (for projects where any member of the consortium uses animals outside of the UK)

For applicants for Innovate UK funding: the requirements will be confirmed at a later date.

How we will assess your application

To be confirmed.

Contact details

Get help with developing your proposal

Applicants from academia: for help and advice on costings and writing your proposal please contact your research office in the first instance, allowing sufficient time for your organisation’s submission process.

Ask about this funding opportunity


For applicants from academia email:

For applicants from industry email:

Include ‘JPIAMR Diagnostics and Surveillance Call 2023’ in the subject line.

We aim to respond within 5 working days.

Additional info

Supporting documents for applicants to MRC, BBSRC, EPSRC

UK Research and Innovation budget proforma (Word, 53KB)

Additional information on the use of animals overseas (Word, 38KB) (if applicable)

Supporting documents for applicants to Innovate UK funding to be confirmed.

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