British Heart Foundation

Translational Awards

To support the pre-clinical development of new cardiovascular medicines and technologies so that they are attractive for follow-on funding.

The award will help to bridge the funding gap between promising innovations and the clinic with the aim of accelerating advances in cardiovascular science for patient benefit.

  • The BHF will be moving to a new research Grants Management System.
  • We are not currently accepting applications for Translational Awards.
  • Applications will re-open on our new Flexi-Grant® GMS in January 2020.

Please note: We have made changes to the Translational Award. The maximum allowable budget for the overall project has increased to £750,000.

Who can apply

  • The principal investigator will be a researcher working in an established research institution in the UK.