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 2018/19
into research in 2018/19
We funded 75 new studies in 2018/19
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.
- Collaboration and partnerships
- Research project
Join researchers and industry at our annual research conference.
Latest research awards
Results from our recent grants rounds
For more information or if you have any questions, get in touch with our Research Operations Team: