Sarcoma UK offers funds and grants to seek answers and find effective treatment for sarcoma.

This call is seeking applications in both Basic and Translational Science.

Our PhD studentships offer up to £120,000 funding, comprising a stipend, fees and research expenses. Funding is available for three and a half years, with thesis completion expected within four years of the start date.

Call opens: Tuesday 8th January 2019

Call closes: 3pm, Thursday 9th May 2019

Sarcoma UK focuses on all types of sarcoma. Our research programme has been running since 2009 with over £2 million invested in research, we have pledged to invest £3 million into sarcoma research by 2020 with the aim of finding effective treatment for the disease within the next 10 years.

Sarcoma UK seeks to provide funding for new PhD studentships in lab based science, with the aim of attracting high-calibre graduates who will go on to develop a career in sarcoma research.


More about the Sarcoma UK research programme
You can see our previously funded research grants here, alongside our Research Strategy, and the success rates of previous applications. All our research is peer reviewed and discussed by the Research Advisory Committee. Sarcoma UK is member charity of AMRC. All research funded by Sarcoma UK is eligible for QR funding via the CRSF.  

If you would like to be notified when calls are launched, please e-mail research@sarcoma.org.uk to be added to our mailing list.

Read more about what we do with your information if you've applied for a grant through Sarcoma UK.