We fund cutting edge research. We are dedicated to improving the understanding of kidney disease, its causes, its treatments and ultimately, looking for a cure.
We're the leading charitable funder of kidney research in the UK. Since 1985, we have invested around £79 million into research.
Academic papers published by our researchers in 2017/18
into research in 2017/18
We funded 59 new projects in 2017/18
Information for researchers
Information about grant funding, events and professional research networks.
Get involved with research
Find out about patient involvement and how to take part.
We partner and collaborate with a variety of organisations to accelerate research.
Our research grants are funded by generous donations
Help fund research
Find out about the latest research awards we've made
Results from our grants rounds
For more information or if you have any questions, get in touch with our Research Operations Team: