The VALIDATE Network - Vaccine development for complex intracellular neglected pathogens
Any UK-based researcher with an employment contract at an eligible research organisation can apply. You will need to:
You can include one or more industry partners as project partners in your application. International co-investigators can be included if they provide expertise not available in the UK.
A principal investigator must lead the partnership. Any researchers you invite to become co-investigators must contribute to the academic leadership of the partnership.
You can find more details on eligibility in section one of our guidance for applicants (MRC website).
The focus of this funding opportunity is infections and immunity research. There are similar opportunities across other areas of medical research within our remit (MRC website) including:
You can also apply for a partnership grant through the methodology research programme. There are also other types of awards including research, programmes and new investigator.
You should contact us if you are not sure which opportunity to apply to.
Find out more and apply online.