The UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP) will fund large interdisciplinary research collaborations and networks to support research on the primary prevention of non-communicable diseases in the UK.
The UKPRP is a partnership of research councils, UK health departments and charities, including Wellcome. It is administered by the Medical Research Council (MRC).
You can apply if you’re a UK-based researcher working for:
You can include researchers from overseas organisations in your proposal if they bring key expertise to the research.
To be eligible, your proposal must include working with:
You can find more about eligibility criteria on the UKPRP website(opens in a new tab).
The UKPRP scheme has two awards:
This award offers up to £7 million to interdisciplinary collaborations to do complex systems research.
This award offers £100,000 a year for up to four years to create new interdisciplinary networks to scope research opportunities across different academic disciplines and non-academic partners.