Nephrology

A paediatric nephrologist manages children and young people with kidney disease, including the provision of treatments such as dialysis and kidney transplantation - find out more about this sub-specialty

JDRF - Small Grant Awards [CLOSED]

The JDRF UK Small Grant Awards offer competitive funding to support excellent proposals that support the development of early career researchers (basic scientists, clinicians or healthcare professionals including allied health professionals).
Award programme/theme
Early career investigator award
Funding amount range
Under £50,000
Submission deadline

Kidney Research UK - Alport Research Hub Project Grant [OPEN]

In partnership with the Stoneygate Trust, Kidney Research UK have established a UK hub for Alport syndrome research dedicated to the study and treatment of Alport syndrome. The funders expect to enhance the existing collaborative network and raise the profile of Alport research within the UK and internationally.
Award programme/theme
Project grant
Funding amount range
£100,001 to £250,000
Submission deadline

Leverhulme Trust - Grant Schemes (Various)

A range of fellowships including early career fellowships, international academic fellowships and emeritus fellowships.
Award programme/theme
Fellowship
Funding amount range
£100,001 to £250,000
Maximum duration
3 years

Lister Institute of Preventative Medicine - Research Prize [OPENS SOON]

These awards are aimed at researchers in the early years of running their own groups, for whom receipt of the prize would make a significant difference to their research work. The Institute accepts applications from tenured and non-tenured researchers, clinicians and non-clinicians to undertake high quality biomedical research and has no priority diseases or restrictions on the research area supported.
Award programme/theme
Project grant
Funding amount range
£100,001 to £250,000
Maximum duration
5 years
Submission deadline