EME 18/59 - Mechanisms of Action of Health Interventions

Closing date 21 August 2018

The EME Programme invites proposals for hypothesis driven research into the underlying mechanisms of action of clinical and public health interventions.


HTA 18/18 - Active case finding of coeliac disease

Closing date 30 May 2018

The Health Technology Assessment Programme is accepting stage 1 applications to their commissioned workstream for this evidence synthesis topic: 18/18 Active case finding of coeliac disease


EME 18/55 - Improving Safety and Efficacy Through Targeted Drug Delivery

Closing date 21 August 2018

This second opening of the call indicates the EME Programmes continued interest in this area.

Pancreatic Cancer Action

Pancreatic Cancer Action PhD Scholarship Grants 2018/19

Closing date 30 April 2018

Nearly 10,000 people are newly diagnosed each year. Unfortuantely, due to late diagnosis, most patients face a terminal prognosis and life expectancy of a mere 4-6 months. Currently,  the 5-year survival rate is only 5%, which is the lowest of all 22 common cancers. However, for those diagnosed in time for surgery, their chance of surviving beyond 5 years increases six-fold.

The Dr Schär Institute

The Dr Schär Institute (DSI) Nutrition Project Award 2018

Closing date 14 September 2018

This is an opportunity for registered healthcare professionals to win €15,000 for a project specifically aimed at improving the nutritional care of patients with a gastroenterological condition.

National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI)

National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Advisory Group

Closing date 01 January 2020

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation - Innovator Awards

Closing date 01 January 2020

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation supports research that is potentially transformative to diagnosing, treating and curing Inflammatory Bowel Disease. The Innovator Awards program provides $100,000 grants for one-year research projects, which due to their ground-breaking nature, may not be suitable for funding from more traditional sources.


NIHR Clinician Scientist Award

Closing date 09 May 2018

The NIHR Clinician Scientist Award (NIHR-CS) is a post-doctoral research training fellowship of up to 5 years and is not intended as programme or project grant

Bowel & Cancer Research

Bowel & Cancer Research Call for Proposals

Closing date 01 June 2018

Bowel & Cancer Research is seeking proposals of up to £75,000 over 3 years to support PhD students in areas relating to Gastrointestinal diseases, including, but not limited to, bowel cancer, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases and IBS. Awards will be made in November 2018.

Colorectal Therapies HTC (Healthcare Technology Collaborative) - Funding

Closing date 01 January 2020

The Colorectal Therapies HTC has a strong focus on supporting the development and translation of technology that will address the needs of patients affected by colorectal disease (includes colorectal cancers, IBD, IBS, Crohn’s Disease and Colitis).

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