Early Detection Funding

CRUK Early Detection and Diagnosis Primer Award

Career level: Early career researcher; Mid-career researcher; Established independent researcher; scientists new to ED&D and/or cancer research; Non-clinical researcher; Clinician.
Submission deadline: 1st March 2021
Funding period: Up to 1 year
Funding amount: Up to £100k

CRUK Early Detection and Diagnosis Programme Award

Career level: Established independent researcher; Non-clinical researcher; Clinician.
Submission deadline: 1st March 2021
Funding period: Up to 5 years
Funding amount: Up to £2.5million

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 and requires a co-applicant from another member centre. Click here for a list of ACED members at all Centres.
Funding period: Up to 12 months
Funding amount: Up to £200k
Submission deadline: multiple, 3 dates per year

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 and requires a co-applicant from another member centre. Click here for a list of ACED members at all Centres.
Funding period: Up to 36 months
Funding amount:
From £200k to 800k
Submission deadline: multiple, 3 dates per year (N.B. the Project grant application is a 2 stage process)

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 for travel to another member centre. Click here for a list of ACED members at all Centres.
Funding amount: Up to £40k per award to cover a visit of up to 4 months (no minimum length).
Submission deadline: multiple, 3 dates per year

NEW! Due to the current climate and with restrictions to travel, ACED members can apply for virtual opportunities to teach a skill/technique/process.