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New funding opportunities for members

We endeavour to make this as relevant to you as possible so please let us know if there is anything we have missed that you feel should be included.


Funding Opportunity




Opportunity for Information and communications technologies researchers to pursue an experience in other disciplines and user environments.

See Website No closing date
Innovation Connect

Innovation Connect helps innovators in the health service and industry to realise their ideas and embed them into clinical practice and potential opportunities in international markets.

See Website On-going

The Health Technology Assessment Programme is accepting stage 1 applications to their commissioned workstream for this primary research topic: management of orthostatic hypotension

See Website 1 August 2018, 1pm
Kings Health Partners

Research and Development Challenge Fund ‘Fast Track’


See Website  Email khpresearchoffice@kcl.ac.uk at any time
Cancer Research UK

Accelerator Award.  This award, encourages cross-institutional collaboration to accelerate translational research. Any research discipline encouraged.

See Website No closing date
Innovate UK
Various funding opportunities with the goal of improving digital health See Website


Earliest closing day – 2 May 2018



Longitude Prize –
Developing solutions to antimicrobial resistance

See Website Every four months from

31 May 2016- 30 Sep 2019


Healthcare Technologies discipline hopping call.  Enable researchers to develop new skills and build new collaborations with other disciplines and end users so they can address the key health challenges identified in the Healthcare Technologies strategy.

See Website No closing date
British Heart Foundation
Research Project Grants See Website No deadline – submit application when ready
Innovate UK
Innovation loans: April 2018 open competition See Website 13  June 2018
British Heart Foundation
New Horizons Grants See Website No deadline – submit application when ready
An Impact investment fund investing in life-changing innovations that help tackle the major challenges faced by older people, communities and children in the UK See Website Ongoing
Creative England

Creative England supports and invests in digital creative companies to finance business growth.

See Website Ongoing
King’s College London
King’s Health Accelerator 2018 Call Open See Website Should apply as soon as possible (King’s staff Internal only)
Medical Research Council
The MRC is offering a number of funding opportunities See Website Numerous


Invention for Innovation See Website On-going
Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT)
Bright Ideas Fund Teams within GSTT with ideas of commercial potential. See website On-going
UCL Enterprise
Bright Ideas Awards See Website On going
Innovate UK
SMEs can apply for a share of up to £8 million to continue a project’s early stage development and technical evaluation, up to readiness for clinical testing. See Website 6 June 2018, 12:00pm