This section details Cancer Research UK's funding policies which were revised in February 2009. These replace all previous versions.
This information should be read in conjunction with the Cancer Research UK grant conditions. Grant holders should additionally refer to the grant award letter. Please note that amendments to these funding policies were made in April 2011 (please read the changes to funding policies announcement).
If you have any queries about our policies, please contact us.
- Clinical Trials Policy on Medicines for Human Use
Policy on clinical trials in response to the implementation of the Medicines for Human use (clinical trials) Regulations 2004.
- Conflicts of Interest Policy for Clinical Trials
Policy on conflicts of interests in Cancer Research UK sponsored (DDO) trials.
- Salaries of Senior Scientists
Policy relating to the funding of senior scientists' salaries.
- Salaries of Consultant Clinicians
Policy relating to the payment of consultant clinicians' salaries.
- Data Sharing and Preservation
Policy on management and sharing of data arising from Cancer Research UK funded research.
- Tobacco Funding Policy
Cancer Research UK Code of Practice on tobacco industry funding to universities.
- Open Access and Europe PubMed Central
Policy on Open Access Publication and submission of publications to Europe PubMed Central.