New funding opportunities for members

    July 16, 2018

    New funding opportunities for members

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    Funding Opportunity



    EPSRC 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
    NIHR 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 1st August 2018, 1pm
    Kings Health Partners Research and Development Challenge Fund ‘Fast Track’. See Website  Email 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 – 18 July 2018
    Nesta Longitude Prize –
    Developing solutions to antimicrobial resistance.
    See Website Every 4 months from 31 May 2016- 30 Sep 2019
    EPSRC 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 SMEs support to evaluate medical technologies: round 2 See Website 22 August 2018
    British Heart Foundation New Horizons Grants See Website No deadline – submit application when ready
    Nesta 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
    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, earliest closing date 19 July 2018
    NIHIR 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
    NIHR Research and Innovation for Global Health Transformation – Call 1 See Website 1 August 2018, 13:00