EME commissioned funding opportunities
The EME commissioned workstream has three rounds, with up to nine separate call topics per year.
For a list of anticipated call topics for the next year, please see proposed research areas for EME commissioned calls.
Applying for funding?
Sign up for one of our webinars for guidance and the chance to ask questions specific to each of our funding opportunities.
The following commissioning briefs are open for applications:
*Please note, topic 15/119 is a Health Technology Assessment Programme (HTA) funding opportunity, with an optional mechanistic study within the Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme.
Applicants must attach this mechanistic study template (docx, 85.33 KB) following the word limits and instructions contained therein. Applicants not wishing to submit a mechanistic study must still complete the template with clear wording to that effect, and submit along with their application using the MIS.
|Topic||Deadline||Commissioning brief||Guidance notes||Apply|
15/119 Topiramate for posttraumatic stress disorder*
Applicants must attach this mechanistic study template (docx, 85.33 KB)
|24 September 2015, by 1pm||Access guidance notes (pdf, 436.85 KB)|
|15/73 Markers of early treatment response in non-cancerous conditions||10 November 2015, by 1pm|
|Access guidance notes (pdf, 331.31 KB)||Apply|
|15/74 Novel diagnostics and treatments for irritable bowel syndrome||10 November 2015, by 1pm||Access guidance notes (pdf, 331.31 KB)||Apply|
|15/75 Mechanisms of action of health interventions||10 November 2015, by 1pm||Access guidance notes (pdf, 364.25 KB)||Apply|
|15/76 Severe opportunistic fungal infections||10 November 2015, by 1pm||Access commissioning brief (pdf, 135.93 KB)||Access guidance notes (pdf, 331.31 KB)||Apply|
- Application process
- Tips for success in applying (pdf, 178.33 KB)
- Watch the video on tips for success in applying to EME
- Trial Steering Commitee (TSC) and Data Monitoring and Ethics Committee (DMEC) guidelines (pdf, 180.55 KB)
- Resources for researchers
- Word version of the Outline Standard Application Form (doc, 319.5 KB)
- Word version of the Full Standard Application Form (doc, 504.5 KB)