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.

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.  Applications 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.

Epilepsy Research UK Grants

Epilepsy Research UK is now inviting preliminary project and fellowship grant applications, and pilot grant in epilepsy applications, to support scientific research into the causes, treatment, prevention, co-morbidities and psychosocial aspects of epilepsy.

Deadline for applications: 28 September 2018

For further details please click here

Crohn’s & Colitis UK Research Awards 2019

Applications are invited for grants to be awarded in 2019 by Crohn’s & Colitis UK. Funding for any one project is normally subject to a maximum of £120,000 over a period of up to three years.  Applications for funding of pilot studies are also encouraged.

Deadline for applications: 1 October 2018

For further details 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