Prostate cancer cells

What we want to fund next

Prostate Cancer UK calls for research proposals which aim to address our key priority areas for research:

  • Identifying men at highest risk of developing clinically significant prostate cancer;
  • Distinguishing aggressive prostate cancer from indolent disease;
  • Finding new, targeted treatments for advanced prostate cancer.

Please see our Research Strategy for further details on these priority areas. Further details may also be found in our Frequently Asked Questions document.   

Training and Fellowship awards

PhD Studentships – Call opens 29 August 2014

Funding is available to established researchers in the UK who have a strong track record in supervising PhD students. Proposals should be for three years and must target one of the  priority areas for research (listed above). 

This call closes at 12pm (noon) on 21 October 2014 -  find out more 

All other training and fellowship grant rounds are currently not open. Information about any future award schemes will be added to this page in due course.

Find out more about our training and fellowship awards

Project Grants and Pilot Awards

The most recent Project Grants and Pilot Awards grant round closed on 9 July 2014. 

We will provide further information on any future grant rounds in due course.

Find out more about Project Grants and Pilot Awards  

If you have any queries about our research strategy or the above calls for proposals please email us at