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The Psychiatry Consortium aims to provide up to £4m in research funding, for up to 10 high value, high risk, early phase drug discovery projects.

Unlike typical grant funding, we offer a truly collaborative approach to project development and delivery– to ensure robust validation of novel therapeutic targets, to industry standards.

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Our funding scheme provides successful applicants access to drug discovery expertise and capabilities, project development and delivery support, and project management resources.

Via our funding scheme, we aim to:

Psychiatry research
Engage the psychiatry research community globally by providing opportunities for funding, collaboration and access to drug discovery expertise and capabilities
Drug discovery
Enable a drug discovery pipeline by connecting academic innovations with industry expertise to identify and validate novel targets and strategies to treat psychiatric diseases
Provide an educational and nurturing environment to increase the pool of academic partners for drug discovery in psychiatry


Our funding is open to universities, research institutes and small companies (micro and medium) worldwide. Projects are expected to last up to 2 years, with total project costs between £150,000 – £600,000.

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

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