Early Detection Funding

CRUK Early Detection Primer Award

Career level: Early career researcher; mid-career researcher; established independent researcher; non-clinical researcher; clinician
Submission deadline: 7th March 2020
Funding period: Up to 1 year
Funding amount: Up to £100k

Early Detection Programme Award

Career level: Established independent researcher, Clinician or Non-clinical researcher
Preliminary submission: 28th March 2020
Final submission: July 2020 (date TBC)
Funding period: Up to five years
Funding amount: Up to £2.5 million

ACED Skills Exchange and Development Travel Award

Eligibility: Applicants must be named Alliance Members of the University of Cambridge. The proposal must be within the scientific remit of the Alliance.
Funding amount: Up to £40k per award to cover a visit of up to 4 months (no minimum length).
Submission deadline:
Friday 22nd April 5pm Submission of an X5 and science proposal to the Cambridge Research Operations Office (ROO)

Friday 1st May 5pm with ROO sign off, send to wa266@cam.ac.uk for submission to CRUK and where appropriate for Prof. Rebecca Fitzgerald’s signature (the grants will not be approved for submission to CRUK if the ROO has not signed off). There will be further calls with deadlines of 19th August, and a further date in Nov 2020 (TBC)

Please approach your departmental research grant contacts for the X5 as soon as possible and allow at least a week before the deadline for submission to ROO. If you have affiliates outside the 5 ACED Centres who will receive funding from us please allow more time.

ACED Skills Exchange and Development Travel Award Guidance.
ACED Skills Exchange and Development Travel Award Application Form.

For more important information on this grant, please click here. For any questions, please e-mail the Early Detection Programme Manager Wendy Alderton via wa266@cam.ac.uk.

ACED Pilot Funding Award

Eligibility: Applicants must be named Alliance Members and Group Leader/PI or equivalent at the University of Cambridge. The proposal must be within the scientific remit of the Alliance.
Funding period: Up to 12 months
Funding amount: Up to £200k
Submission deadline:
Friday 22nd April 5pm Submission of an X5 and science proposal to the Cambridge Research Operations Office (ROO)

Friday 1st May 5pm with ROO sign off, send to wa266@cam.ac.uk for submission to CRUK and where appropriate for Prof. Rebecca Fitzgerald’s signature (the grants will not be approved for submission to CRUK if the ROO has not signed off). There will be further calls with deadlines of 19th August, and a further date in Nov 2020 (TBC)

Please approach your departmental research grant contacts for the X5 as soon as possible and allow at least a week before the deadline for submission to ROO. If you have affiliates outside the 5 ACED Centres who will receive funding from us please allow more time.

ACED Pilot Funding Award Guidance.
ACED Pilot Funding Award Application Form.

For more information on this grant and who to collaborate with, please click here. For any questions, please e-mail the Early Detection Programme Manager Wendy Alderton via wa266@cam.ac.uk.

ACED Project Expression of Interest

Eligibility: Applicants must be named Alliance Members and Group Leader/PI or equivalent at the University of Cambridge. The proposal must be within the scientific remit of the Alliance.
Funding period: Up to 36 months
Funding amount:
From £200k to 800k
Submission deadline:
Friday 22nd April 5pm Submission of an X5 and science proposal to the Cambridge Research Operations Office (ROO)

Friday 1st May 5pm with ROO sign off, send to wa266@cam.ac.uk for submission to CRUK and where appropriate for Prof. Rebecca Fitzgerald’s signature (the grants will not be approved for submission to CRUK if the ROO has not signed off).
There will be further calls with deadlines of 19th August, and a further date in Nov 2020 (TBC)

Please approach your departmental research grant contacts for the X5 as soon as possible and allow at least a week before the deadline for submission to ROO. If you have affiliates outside the 5 ACED Centres who will receive funding from us please allow more time

ACED Project Award Expression of interest Guidance. The full Project Application Guidance is useful to understand eligible costs.
ACED Project Award Expression of interest Application form.

For more information on this grant and who to collaborate with, please click here. For any questions, please e-mail the Early Detection Programme Manager Wendy Alderton via wa266@cam.ac.uk.