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Infections and immunity research

Apply for funding to support research projects focused on infections and immunity.

You must:

  • be a researcher employed at a research organisation eligible to apply for MRC funding
  • have at least a postgraduate degree.

Clinical research training fellowship

Apply for funding to undertake a PhD or to reacquire research skills. Your research can focus on any area of MRC’s remit to improve human health.

You must be a registered healthcare professional, either:

  • planning to undertake a PhD or similar
  • a PhD graduate working outside of research, usually five or more years ago.

Clinician scientist fellowship

Apply for funding to support your move to independent investigator in a medical research field.

Your research can focus on any area of MRC’s remit to improve human health.

You must:

  • be a registered healthcare professional
  • have a PhD or equivalent
  • show evidence of career progression
  • show plans for developing leadership in your specialist area of research.

Infections and immunity partnership

Apply for funding to support new partnerships between diverse groups of researchers in infections and immunity.

You must:

  • be a researcher employed by a research organisation eligible to apply for MRC funding
  • have at least a postgraduate degree.

Purchase mid-range equipment for biomedical research: MRC Equip

Apply for funding for mid-range equipment for research across MRC’s scientific areas.

You must be from an eligible UK research organisation.

Research organisations are asked to only put forward 1 application to this opportunity for this round, unless otherwise notified by MRC head office. Potential applicants are advised to contact their research office to discuss their application at the earliest opportunity.

You can request a contribution of between £100,000 and £800,000.

Population and systems medicine new investigator

Apply for funding to:

  • research population and systems medicine
  • take the next step towards becoming an independent principal investigator.

You must have:

  • a postgraduate degree
  • the support of a host research organisation eligible for MRC funding.

Population and systems medicine programme

Apply for funding to support a programme of research focused on population and systems medicine.

You must:

  • be a researcher employed at an eligible research organisation eligible to apply for MRC funding
  • have at least a postgraduate degree
  • have a record of securing funding and delivering research.

Population and systems medicine partnership

Apply for funding to support new partnerships between diverse groups of researchers in population and systems medicine.

You must:

  • be a researcher employed by a research organisation eligible to apply for MRC funding
  • have at least a postgraduate degree.

Population and systems medicine research

Apply for funding to support research projects focused on population and systems medicine.

You must:

  • be a researcher employed at a research organisation eligible to apply for MRC funding
  • have at least a postgraduate degree.

You can involve more than one research group or institution in the project.

Neurosciences and mental health new investigator

Apply for funding to:

  • research neurosciences and mental health
  • take the next step towards becoming an independent principal investigator.

You must have:

  • a postgraduate degree
  • the support of a host research organisation eligible for MRC funding.

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