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* Our Industrial CASE studentship scheme is included in this listing. See the Studentships page for details on other studentships. 

UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP) – Consortium and Network Awards

The UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP) is an exciting £50m initiative focussed on improving population health, and reducing health inequalities, through the primary prevention of NCDs. It covers physical health as well as mental health and wellbeing in the UK. This funding call seeks to build and support interdisciplinary research consortia and networks that will focus on the upstream-determinants of health; on developing large-scale solutions relevant to policy and practice; and on enabling change within complex adaptive systems.

Mental Health Data Pathfinder

MRC Mental Health Data Pathfinder awards are two-year pump-priming awards aimed at UK universities already engaged in mental health-related research. These are flexible institutional awards with a single application stage, to be used to create a foundation for the development of a UK Mental Health Research Platform, with further funding expected in the future. This is a £10m call under the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF).

2017 MRC-KHIDI UK-Korea Partnering Awards

The MRC and the Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI) are pleased to relaunch the UK-Korea Partnering Awards scheme, aimed at fostering links between researchers in the UK and in Korea. We invite joint applications from researchers based in the UK and Korea.

Pre-call announcement: UK-China AMR Centre Partnerships Initiative

Research Councils UK (RCUK), the strategic partnership of the UK's seven Research Councils and the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) are pleased to announce they will shortly be launching the UK-China Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Centre Partnerships Initiative under the umbrella of the Newton Fund.

MRC/DFID African Research Leader scheme 2018

  • Time remaining: 1m 1w 2d 14h 20m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 23 Nov 2017
  • Closing date: 27 Feb 2018 16:00 GMT
  • Type: Calls

This MRC/ DFID jointly funded scheme aims to strengthen research leadership across sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) by attracting and retaining exceptionally talented individuals who will lead high quality programmes of research on key global health issues pertinent to SSA. The African Research Leader (ARL) should be supported by an enthusiastic local research environment and by a strong linkage with a UK partner.