2019 awards - Closing dates
Including potential joint awards with LifeArc, Borne and The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Charitable Trust
Deadline for submitting outline: Tuesday 20 November 2018 by 5pm
Deadline for submitting full proposal: March 2019
Date outcome expected: July 2019
Please note that there will only be one consolidated project grant round in 2019. This round will include the joint calls above.
Joint awards opportunities
Action Medical Research is teaming up with LifeArc to co-fund translational research projects from across the UK focused on children’s rare diseases. This joint fund will be used to support projects that have moved beyond basic understanding of disease mechanism into the development of a product that will benefit a paediatric rare disease patient population.
Applications will be considered through the Action Medical Research peer review system for translational research into the causes of preterm birth in order to develop diagnostic, treatment and prevention strategies to reduce the rates of prematurity.
The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Charitable Trust
Applications will be considered through the Action Medical Research peer review system for research to help children with brain damage or other mental or physical disability at birth in particular through research into effective physiotherapy treatments and the dissemination of the results to the public.