Call for bids for Research Capability Funding

The GM CLAHRC is pleased to announce a call for applications for a 10th round of Research Capability Funding (RCF) (formerly known as Flexibility and Sustainability Funding (FSF)). All bids must align with the CLAHRC’s objectives.

Applications are invited from researchers and staff working in Greater Manchester to support people with vascular disease. We will accept funding bids from Universities and Academic Organisations, the NHS and Healthcare Organisations and the Voluntary Sector.

Please note that projects must be no longer than one year from start to end and must commence before 01st February 2013. Funding is designed to aim to lead to further work through a larger funding opportunity and is non-recurrent.

As part of this round of bids, funding of up to £70k per application will be available and the deadline for receipt of applications is 5.00 p.m. on Monday, 8 October 2012.

Please note that applications from academics based at the University of Manchester must ensure that completed MAHSC costing forms are submitted to the appropriate Research Business Manager within their School by Monday 24 September 2012 at the latest.

If you have any queries, please call (0161) 275 0745.