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Apply for seed funding to build interdisciplinary teams and develop research ideas to tackle epidemic diseases of humans, animals and plants. Your team will bring new perspectives crossing Councils’ remits to understand infectious disease threats.

Webinar on 15 November and two virtual networking events on 21 and 27 November.


Up to £125k, for up to 9 months.


You must be a researcher employed by a research organisation eligible to apply for UKRI funding.

Apply for the UKRI finding opportunity: Develop interdisciplinary research proposals to tackle epidemic threats