Tag Archives: MRC

MRC/DFID/NIHR Call for Research to Improve Adolescent Health in LMIC Settings

Funding available to provide the research evidence needed to affect real and practical changes to improve adolescent health in low- and middle-income countries. In 2016 the Medical Research Council (MRC), in partnership with the Department for International Development (DFID), successfully …
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New Technology Touching Life (TTL) Initiative Workshop Events

Technology Touching Life (TTL) is a BBSRC, EPSRC and MRC joint initiative, which aims to support interdisciplinary research to develop the next generation of technologies that could transform approaches in biological and biomedical research. The Research Councils published a strategic …
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UK-Philippines Joint Health Research Initiative

The Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST), through the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD), are providing funding for high quality, three-year collaborative research projects focusing on communicable and non-communicable diseases of …
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MRC / AHRC Global Challenges Research Fund Global Public Health; Partnership Awards pre-call announcement

The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) offers a unique opportunity for the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and Medical Research Council (MRC) to co-design a global public health initiative. The forthcoming call seeks to bring together expertise in medical …
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Health Systems Research Initiative call 4 – Providing evidence to strengthen health systems in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs)

Health systems research initiative call 4 This is the fourth annual call for the Health Systems Research Initiative. Up to £6 million is available for funding proposals under this call. Innovative proposals are sought from across the public health, social …
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Department for International Development (DFID) – Health Systems Research Initiative

The Health Systems Research Initiative is a joint venture by the Medical Research Council (MRC), the Department for International Development (DFID), the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Wellcome Trust to support research intended to generate practical measures …
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Invitation for Challenge Ideas

The BBSRC, EPSRC and MRC, as the sponsors of the UK Regenerative Medicine Platform (UKRMP), have issued a call for ‘Challenge Ideas’, giving an opportunity for interested parties to to highlight scientific areas, generic technologies and platform approaches with the potential to significantly …
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Medical Research Council calls

The Medical Research Council (MRC) has launched a series of calls aimed at medical researchers of various career stages: Career Development Awards (CDA): Transition to independence – supports post-doctoral researchers to develop their own research plans and research team, making the transition to …
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Improving Health with Environmental Data call – Pre-announcement of Opportunity

The Natural Environment Research Council, the Medical Research Council and the Scottish Government Chief Scientist Office are investing up to £600,000 in projects to identify and fill knowledge gaps around the potential of environmental data to improve health outcomes in …
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MRC and NIHR Methodology State-of-the-Art Workshops

This call responds to a recent review which identified challenges in achieving widespread acceptance, uptake and routine usage of modern research methods, and in understanding best methodological practice, across the communities, Boards and Panels of the MRC and NIHR. Proposals are …
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