Better Methods, Better Research New Investigator

Closes: 12 June 2024

Key Information

Closing date: 12 June 2024, 4:00pm UK time
Shortlisting decision meeting: October 2024
Funding decision meeting: 20 to 21 November 2024
Informed of funding decisions: Within 10 working days of the decision meeting
Funders: Medical Research Council (MRC)
Co-funders: National Institute of Health and Care Research (NIHR)

About the Funding

Apply for funding to:

  • improve the methods used by others in biomedical and health research
  • take the next step towards becoming an independent researcher

You must:

  • focus your project on methods research within scope of Medical Research Council (MRC) or National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR)
  • have the skills and experience to ‘transition to independence’
  • have the support of a host research organisation eligible for MRC funding

Your project can be up to £625,000 (100% full economic cost (FEC)). MRC and NIHR usually fund up to 80% of your project’s FEC.

More Information & Apply Here