Vasculitis Research

Call for Research Grant Proposals

Deadline: Thursday 31st January 2019

As part of its aims, Vasculitis UK supports research into the causes and effects of vasculitis, into improvements in the diagnosis of vasculitis and into treatment of people suffering from different types of vasculitis. It now seeks to receive applications for projects lasting less than 3 years, with a strong patient focus and which will result in patient benefit in the medium term.

For details of the Vasculitis UK research strategy & for guidance as to the types of research we will fund, please see this page

Grants will only be awarded for funding up to a maximum of £50,000 over the period of the grant. Collaborative working for applications is actively encouraged.

All applications for support received by Vasculitis UK are subject to peer review under the auspices of the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). Relevance to the aims of the Vasculitis UK and medical/scientific excellence are the primary criteria by which all applications will be judged.

Full details of how to apply and guidelines for applicants, can be downloaded from our website:

Applications - on our Application Form should be received no later than 5.00pm on Thursday 31st January 2019. All applications are subject to rigorous peer review but the final decision rests with the Vasculitis UK Scientific Advisory Board. Decisions on the successful applications are expected to be reached by early June 2019.

For queries related to an application, please email

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