Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC)

 

 

Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC)

The AMRC are the national membership organisation of leading medical and health research charities; more information on funding opportunities coming soon. Keep checking back for announcements and if you would like any support with an application, please contact us.

Breast Cancer Now – second round of 2018 project grants

Breast Cancer Now is a charitable organisation set up in 1988 to support research into a cure for breast cancer. Its objective is to become a leading specialist in breast cancer research across the UK and Ireland, making a significant impact on breast cancer for the benefit of patients.

To help achieve its research goals of encouraging scientific innovation and developing the talent pool in breast cancer research, Breast Cancer Now provides Project Grants of up to £230,000, over a maximum of three years, to support research which aims to achieve scientific excellence and innovative research advances in the field of breast cancer.

Deadline for applications: 22 June 2018

For further information and details on how to apply, please click here.

Sparks and GOSH Charity National Research Funding Call

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity and Sparks are inviting project grant applications for child health research from researchers across the UK. The emphasis of this call is on complex childhood illness, including rare diseases.  The call will support translational research across the spectrum of medical conditions affecting the fetus, neonates and children directly, as well as pregnancy disorders that affect the child.

Deadline for applications: 26 July 2018

For further information and details on how to apply, please click here.

Fight for Sight Small Grant Awards Scheme

Awards under this scheme are designed to provide support for clinical research studies only and are tenable for one year.

Deadline for applications: 31 July 2018

For further information and details on how to apply, please click here.

Arthritis Research UK Pushing Frontiers in Health Research II

Through this call, ARUK seek to fund ambitious and innovative research that will make significant strides towards better management of musculoskeletal diseases, building on and expanding previous work in the field, as well as inspiring new original research. Funded research resulting from the call will be expected to take a multidisciplinary approach to deliver these studies.

Deadline for outline applications: 8 August 2018

Deadline for full applications: 19 December 2018

For further information and details on how to apply, please click here

Children with Cancer UK Small Project Grants

Children with Cancer UK are also pleased to announce the availability of up to 4 Small Project Grants in the area of Leukaemia and Lymphoma up to a maximum of £50k in value and 12 months duration.

Grant funding for these projects will also be provided by Children with Cancer UK, and has also been made possible by a generous donation from the Children’s Leukaemia Trust.

Deadline for applications: 31 August 2018

For further information and details on how to apply, please click here.

Action Medical Research – Research Training Fellowship Open for Applications

Applications are invited from medical and bioengineering graduates and we welcome applications from clinicians, bioengineers, research nurses, physiotherapists and allied health professionals who wish to train in research techniques and methodology applied to subjects relevant to the aims of the charity.

Deadline for outline applications: 5 September 2018

For further information and details on how to apply, please click here.

Kidney Research UK Stoneygate Research Awards

Kidney Research UK are working in partnership with The Stoneygate Trust on this new three-year dedicated programme of £800,000 per annum.  Applicatins are invited for Research Project Grants and Innovation Grants.

Deadline for Applications: 14 September 2018

For further information and details on how to apply, please click here.

British Heart Foundation – call for Translational Award applications

The Translational Award supports early stage development of cardiovascular medicines and technologies for up to £250,000.  It is a two stage process.  All preliminary outlines will be considered by the Committee and if successful, you will be invited to submit a full application.

Deadline for preliminary outline applications:  15 October 2018;   Full application deadline: TBC

For further details please click here