If you’re looking for mental health research funding opportunities, this is a great place to start. See below for a list of funders for mental health research.

UKRI –  Find the latest funding opportunities from UK Research and Innovation, including mental health. Look out for opportunities from the MRC, and even the EPSRC.

NIHR – funding opportunities from The National Institute for Health and Care Research

Wellcome – Wellcome are planning to spend 16 billion by 2032 to advance scientific discovery, including vital mental health research

Mental Health Research UK – offers PhD scholarships to aspiring mental health researchers

MQ Mental Health Research – offers Fellows opportunities for early-career researchers

Orchard OCD

Nuffield Foundation

Joseph Rowntree Foundation


Leverhulme Trust

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