CDH UK is a leading Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Charity based in the UK. It is proud to have a dedicated CDH Research Fund that supports CDH research projects internationally. It has recently released a further £200,000 grant and is calling for expressions of interest.
Round 1 will open on 1st February 2023 and close on 28th February 2023 and consists of a short application form to understand the research project Question and end points.
Round 2 will open on 1st March 2023 and will close on 31st March 2023 and consist of a further application to obtain full details of the research project including people and institutes involved, research design, required licenses, ethics and approvals for example.
Applicants must be tenured with an academic/research institution
Only applications for research that benefits Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia will be considered. Applications that align with our research priorities will be highly favoured and are as follows:
- Cause and prevention of Isolated Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
- Improving survival rates with improved outcomes
- Improving outcomes and quality of life for patients and their families
Applications must include scientific and lay summaries.
We would like to encourage UK based research or UK based Principal Investigators that are collaborating internationally.
We would like the research to begin within the next 12 months
We will also consider funding projects that involve other funders or that are part of a large research consortium requiring funding for investigators/students for example.
We will consider applications for PhD projects.
Project length will be a consideration in decision making with a preference of under 5 years from start of project to delivery of results.