Kidney Research UK is the leading national charity dedicated to research that will lead to better treatments and cures for kidney disease. We provide funding for a wide range of research needs; supporting new innovative ideas, establishing future research experts, and underpinning work that will further build on the advances and scientific breakthroughs being made. Further information regarding the types of research funding available can be found here:

This Grant Management System is only accessible by registered users who will be accessing the system for one of the following purposes:

  • Applicants applying for research grants, by completing an application form online;
  • Co-applicants to review and complete their sections of an application;
  • Collaborators to confirm their involvement in an application;
  • The Institute’s named representatives, to check and approve applications;
  • Reviewers selected by Kidney Research UK to peer review applications.

Before making an application, it is important to read the specific grant Regulations and Conditions ( and the Portal User Guide, available next to the ‘Register’ button below.

Applications for the Kidney Research UK/MRC Jointly-funded Clinical Research Training Fellowship, and the MRC/Kidney Research UK Professor David Kerr Clinician Scientist Award are not handled through this portal.  To apply for these grants, please visit  and apply through the normal MRC application route.

Similarly applications for the Joint ISN/Kidney Research UK Fellowship for overseas clinicians are not handled through this portal, and applications should be made via the ISN application process. To apply please visit


New user - You will need to register before you can use the portal.

Existing user - If you have either applied for funding or have undertaken a review for Kidney Research UK previously, your email address should already be in the system, in which case you will need to use the "forgotten password" link and follow the steps to reset your password.

Please Note

If you have any questions or require assistance, please contact the Research Operations Team at or on 01733 367848.

Existing users

Please log in to access your account.

New users

Please register with us to create your account using your institutional email address.

This email address will be used for all correspondence so please ensure that the address is valid and regularly checked.

   Portal User Guide

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