New Research Proposals through Bowel & Cancer Research and Core charities

Posted 04 September 2015 in

Funding opportunities available:

Lower GI/ bowel research in malignant and non-malignant, diagnostic or treatment studies or device/intervention development

Areas of interest include Colorectal cancer, Inflammatory disease, IBS and Stoma prevention/improvement in quality of life.

Awards of up to £50,000 are available for time limited (indicatively 12 -18 months) proof-of-principle studies based on sound hypotheses.

Full guidance and preliminary application forms can be downloaded from

The deadline for all preliminary applications is 5pm Friday 23 October 2015.

Bowel & Cancer Research and Core Joint Development Award – Diverticular disease

Proposals need not be narrowly focused on diverticular disease as long as they have the realistic potential to advance understanding or management of this condition. For this call there is £60,000 of funding available for two awards. The maximum funding per award is £30,000.

Application form and guidelines from:

The deadline for preliminary applications is 5pm on 12 October 2015.

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