Funding opportunity

Funding opportunity: Next generation of non-animal technologies

Apply for funding to develop and drive the uptake of non-animal technologies.

You must be based at an organisation eligible for UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) funding.

Your funding will support:

  • the next generation of non-animal technologies that mimic the physiological environment of living tissues or organs, intra-organ interactions, and microenvironmental factors
  • activities aimed at enhancing confidence in non-animal technologies, particularly across UK industry but also globally.

The full economic cost of your project can be up to £250,000. BBSRC and NC3Rs will fund 80% of the full economic cost.

Projects can run for up to 24 months.

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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.

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