The Director's Fund

The new MRC National Mouse Genetics Network Director’s Fund is an annual award for a total of £200000 in the first year and £100000 for the following years of the Network’s lifespan.

Individual awards will range between £20000 and £100000 for projects typically running for periods of 6 to 18 months.

The funded project will be aligned with the Network’s ongoing activities and could be:

  1. Projects proposed by network associates related to cluster research
  2. Inter cluster projects suggested by network member
  3. Technology priming projects that support the network or a specific research cluster
  4. Projects that aim to use the new models developed by the NMGN
  5. Projects that offer to bring in specific knowledge or contributions to the network

Call now closed – Opening again in Autumn 2023