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Sam King

The MRC has come together with seven other research funders to create an interactive ‘map’ of the funding schemes available to biomedical, health and social care researchers.

The ‘funding view’ takes the form of an interactive map, giving the user an easy way to navigate the UK biomedical research funding landscape. There is also a ‘career view’.

Funders covered:

  • MRC
  • Alzheimer’s Research UK
  • Alzheimer’s Society
  • British Heart Foundation
  • Cancer Research UK
  • NC3Rs
  • NIHR
  • Wellcome Trust

 

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Innovate UK – Current Funding Opportunities

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Do you want to work with industry to test the feasibility of your idea, research and develop it and demonstrate it in a prototype. Innovate UK funding competitions cover the following industry sectors: emerging and enabling technologies infrastructure systems health and life sciences manufacturing and materials Some of the current funding calls include: vaccines for global epidemics –…

Sam King

The National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) have announced new funding opportunities under their Public Health Research Programme:

  • Healthy diet in early years
  • Interventions in community organisations
  • Migrant health and wellbeing
  • Age-friendly environments

For a list of all current NIHR funding opportunities for researchers, research teams and organisations, please visit the NIHR website.

 

 

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NIHR Invention for Innovation (i4i) Programme Event

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Tuesday 1 November 2016 12.00 – 4.00pm at the Berrick Saul Building, University of York, a networking lunch will be provided. I4i is a translational funding scheme that supports preclinical and clinical development of innovative medical technologies. I4i aims to ‘de-risk’ early stage projects with strong potential for commercialisation and use in the NHS and…

New NIHR funding opportunities available

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The following new funding opportunities are available from NIHR: Health Services and Delivery Research Programme The NIHR Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme funds research to produce evidence on the quality, accessibility and organisation of health services. This includes evaluations of how the NHS might improve delivery of services. The audience for this research…

Innovate UK Invests £15 million in the Health & Life Sciences sector

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Innovate UK is to invest up to £15 million in innovation projects addressing technical or commercial challenges relevant to the health and life sciences sector that will lead to increased UK SME competitiveness, growth and productivity. The Health and Life Sciences sector has a focus on agriculture, food and healthcare, underpinned by technologies developed in…

Presentations from H2020 Societal Challenge 1: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing info day

Presentations from a recent EC info day on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 1: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing are available to watch on the event website. The first set of presentations cover ‘ICT for Health, Infectious Diseases, Personalised Medicine and Non-communicable Diseases’ and the second, ‘Regenerative Medicine and Advanced Therapies’. They give details of the 2017 calls, the rules of participation, key legal…