Fellowship / research funding
Early career researcher
Established independent researcher
All research areas
Up to £15,000
We have a small fund available to support specialist meetings and conferences run by researchers we fund or are based at our Centres.
As the lead applicant, you must be:
A CRUK grant holder or a researcher at a CRUK Centre
Directly involved in organising the meeting or conference
What is funded
Funding support is provided for:
Bronze £100 – £1,000: This could include sponsoring a session or a UK named speaker* at a meeting or conference, or facilitating a small conference or meeting.
Silver £1,001 – £5,000: This could include sponsoring several named speakers* as well as facilitating a conference or meeting.
Gold £5001 – £15,000: This could include sponsoring several named speakers* as well as facilitating a conference or meeting. We envisage that only a small number of meetings and conferences will receive a Gold award.
* UK speakers up to £500; international speakers up to £1,500.
Cancer Research UK contact details
If you have questions about the eligibility of your proposal for this scheme, or require any assistance with your applicaton, please contact the funding manager.
Laurie Dudley - Grants Manager
Tel: +44 (0) 203 469 6768