This grant scheme aims to support and accelerate research to develop non-drug approaches for Parkinson's.
These may include:
- speech and language, physio and occupational therapies
- approaches to managing mental health
- lifestyle changes including exercise and nutrition
- aids and devices
- complementary therapies
The focus of the scheme is to improve quality of life for people affected by Parkinson's in the shorter term.
We have extended the deadline for pre-proposals to 29 May 2020. Download an application form below.
Applicants who are successful at the pre-proposal stage will be invited to submit a full application via our online application system.
The deadline for full applications will be confirmed as soon as possible.
DURATION & VALUE
The duration of a grant is up to a maximum of 2 years.
There is no minimum value and the maximum award amount is £200,000.
Grants are tenable only at a UK university, NHS Trust, statutory social care organisation or other research institution.
Principal applicants should hold employment contracts that extend beyond the period of the grant.
Co-applicants and collaborators may be based at institutions outside the UK or at pharmaceutical or biotech companies.