Network Cooperation Grant

Alzheimer’s Research UK is Europe’s largest charity funder of dementia research, funding the best biomedical research, from basic to clinical, that improves our understanding of all the causes of different dementias or improves diagnosis, prevention and treatment.

The Network Cooperation grant scheme provides up to £100,000 for any type of project or scheme that will further cooperation and collaboration between two or more Alzheimer’s Research UK Network Centres.

  • The lead applicant and point of contact must be a member of the Alzheimer’s Research UK Network.
  • A Network cooperation application must include two or more Alzheimer’s Research UK Network Centres. It can also include researchers or institutions outside the UK.
  • The Lead Applicant is expected to have a contract (fixed term or tenure) which covers the proposed duration of the grant. If the Lead Applicant does not hold a tenure appointment, the application must include a co-applicant that does.
  • If the project requires ethical approval and/or Home Office licences, the award is dependent upon the requisite approvals being granted.

This scheme is not designed to cover: Clinical trials and opportunities to research ‘add ons’ to ongoing clinical trials Drug discovery or development Clinical trials and add-ons should be applied for through the Global Clinical Trials Fund. Drug discovery and development work should be applied for through the Dementia Consortium or through ARUK’s Drug Discovery Institutes.

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