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MICRA seedcorn funding call opens

30 Nov 2022

MICRA are pleased to announce that seedcorn funding applications are now open for 2022-2023

Each autumn MICRA’s seedcorn funding supports new interdisciplinary research on ageing. The aim is to build capacity at our University in ageing research and to help prepare for larger funding applications.

The proposed research activity must be explicitly related to ageing and must be interdisciplinary; the call is open to researchers across all institutes and faculties of the University.

We encourage collaborations between University researchers and external organisations including NHS, local government, the private sector and the voluntary sector. At least one member of each team must be a University of Manchester staff member.

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The deadline for applications is 12pm noon on 22 December 2022; all submissions should be made via email to A maximum of £5,000 will be awarded per successful application.