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APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR THE 2018 SIR JULES THORN AWARD FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH

 

Applications are now open for the 2018 Sir Jules Thorn Award for Biomedical Research.

 

This annual competition offers a grant of up to £1.5 million for a programme of the highest quality translational research extending for up to 5 years, led by investigators of outstanding quality in the early years of an established research and academic career.

 

Examples of the type of research funded under this programme may be found in the Previous Awards section of this website.

 

Institutions considering applying should consult the Guidance Notes available for download from the Resources/Useful Documents section of this website.

 

Prospective applicants should note that:

  1. The closing date for Preliminary Applications is 1 November 2017
  2. Only one application per institution is permitted
  3. The Award may not be used for Cancer or HIV/AIDS related research

 

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