Apply for Project Grant

Now Closed for 2018 - Apply for a Leuka Project Grant, a new stream of funding for leukaemia and blood cancer research

We fund novel research proposals that demonstrate the potential for advancement in the fundamental understanding of leukaemia, other blood cancers or related diseases or improvement in diagnosis and/or treatment. 

Our Project Grants are a new funding opportunity, introduced in 2017. Translational projects are particularly encouraged.

Applications are invited from established research group leaders, senior clinician scientists and/or senior research scientists with an outstanding research track record from across the UK. Grants are available for up to £250k maximum to span a maximum three-year period. The success rate for 2017 was 8%.

Application process - Closed for 2018

We've now received our maximum number of 20 applications for this year. Thank you to all those who have submitted. Apologies to those who have missed out due to the continued popularity of our research Project Grants. With more funding we hope to support more great leukaemia-beating ideas in future.  

Application open: 1 May 2018

Closing date: Now Closed*
Awards to be announced: December 2018

Number of applications received:  21  (05/07/18)

Interested in our 2019 Project Grants?

Information on next year's grant programme will be forthcoming. If you are interested, please review Leuka's Grant Terms and Conditions, here.

If you have any questions or queries regarding the project grants, email our Research Development Manager, Dawn Farrar

*The original submission deadline was 16th July.

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