Welsh Government

Cross-funder collaborations

Health and Care Research Wales also creates funding opportunities by engaging in cross-funder collaborations with other organisations including the other UK government health departments, research councils and some of the biggest third sector medical research charities.

Please click on the titles below to reveal more information about each funding scheme.

(Schemes will be added here as and when they become available.)


The UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP) is an exciting £50m initiative focussed on improving population health, and reducing health inequalities, through the primary prevention of NCDs. It covers physical health as well as mental health and wellbeing in the UK.

The Medical Research Council will administer the call for proposals on behalf of funding partners. Further information on the specification of the call and how to apply are available on the MRC website