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
The Health Foundation Efficiency research programme seeking innovative research ideas into system efficiency and sustainability in health and social care.


See Website 24 September 2018, 12pm
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 – 26 September 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
The Health Foundation Sciana: The Health Leaders Network. Looking for outstanding leaders in health and health care policy and innovation from across Europe to join the Sciana network. See Website 28 September 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 6 September 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
NIHIR Digital Technologies to improve health and care See Website 6 November 2018, 1pm