NIHR non-commercial Partner status

The Urology Foundation is an NIHR non-commercial Partner.

As an NIHR non-commercial Partner, research studies funded through The Urology Foundation's Research Scholarship funding stream are automatically eligible for consideration for NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) support subject to meeting the standard study eligibility criteria.

Studies that are eligible for consideration for NIHR CRN support are included in the NIHR CRN Portfolio. Eligible studies are entitled to:

  • Use the NIHR Coordinated System for gaining NHS Permissions (NIHR CSP) which is accessed via the Integrated Research Application System (IRAS)
  • Access NHS Service Support and Research Management and Governance (RM&G) Support via the NIHR Clinical Research Network.

Further information on the benefits of inclusion in the NIHR CRN Portfolio and the process for applying for NIHR CRN Support is found here.

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