Conferences and Meeting Support
About this scheme
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
The proposed meeting or conference must be:
- On a subject within the remit of our Research Strategy
- Held in the UK
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.
How to apply to this scheme
Overview of the application process
This scheme is closed for applications for meetings in 2018/19. For meetings in 2019/20, we will begin considering applications again in April.
Thereafter, a decision will be made 8-12 weeks after submission. The application process has just one stage, to submit a full application.
All applications must be made through our electronic Grants Management System (eGMS)
Before you begin your application
All funding decisions are subject to funding being available, and at the discretion of Cancer Research UK’s Science Funding staff.
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